George V

1865 - 1936

George V

George V (George Frederick Ernest Albert; 3 June 1865 – 20 January 1936) was King of the United Kingdom and the British Dominions, and Emperor of India, from 6 May 1910 until his death in 1936. Born during the reign of his grandmother Queen Victoria, George was third in the line of succession behind his father, Prince Albert Edward, and his own elder brother, Prince Albert Victor. From 1877 to 1892, George served in the Royal Navy, until the unexpected death of his elder brother in early 1892 put him directly in line for the throne. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of George V has received more than 24,995,131 page views. His biography is available in 83 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 485th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, George V ranks 481 out of 14,801Before him are George I of Great Britain, Henry II, Holy Roman Emperor, Frederick William I of Prussia, Guy of Lusignan, Philip III of France, and Osman III. After him are Emperor Wu of Han, Valens, Gaiseric, Charles the Simple, Edward VIII, and Charles I of England.

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Among people born in 1865, George V ranks 4Before him are Jean Sibelius, Rudyard Kipling, and Pieter Zeeman. After him are Erich Ludendorff, W. B. Yeats, Ferdinand I of Romania, Alexander Glazunov, Arthur Harden, Warren G. Harding, Archduke Otto of Austria, and Carl Nielsen. Among people deceased in 1936, George V ranks 5Before him are Ivan Pavlov, Maxim Gorky, Federico García Lorca, and Rudyard Kipling. After him are Oswald Spengler, Lu Xun, Ferdinand Tönnies, Luigi Pirandello, Lev Kamenev, G. K. Chesterton, and Grigory Zinoviev.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, George V ranks 126 out of 5,347Before him are Brian May (1947), James II of England (1633), Robert the Bruce (1274), Thomas Young (1773), Mark Knopfler (1949), and John Napier (1550). After him are Alfred Russel Wallace (1823), Edward VIII (1894), Charles I of England (1600), Aleister Crowley (1875), John Milton (1608), and James Hunt (1947).

Among POLITICIANS In United Kingdom

Among politicians born in United Kingdom, George V ranks 26Before him are Henry VII of England (1457), Edward I of England (1239), Neville Chamberlain (1869), Edward II of England (1284), James II of England (1633), and Robert the Bruce (1274). After him are Edward VIII (1894), Charles I of England (1600), John, King of England (1166), Henry VI of England (1421), Olav V of Norway (1903), and William IV of the United Kingdom (1765).