George II, King of Great Britain and Ireland

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George II Augustus of Hanover (Guelph), King of Great Britain and Ireland, Elector of Hanover

German: Georg II August von Hannover (Welf), König von Großbitanien, Kurfürst zu Hannover
Also Known As: "''Prince Of Great Britain''"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Schloss Herrenhausen, Hannover, Braunschweig-Lüneburg, Deutschland(HRR)
Death: Died in Kensington, London, Middelsex, England
Place of Burial: Westminster Abbey, London, Middlesex, England
Immediate Family:

Son of George I, King of Great Britain and Ireland; George Hanover and Sophia, Queen consort of Great Britain and Ireland
Husband of Caroline, Queen Consort
Father of Frederick Hanover; Johann Ludwig Von Walmoden-Gimborn; Frederick Louis, Prince of Wales; Princess Anne of Great Britain, Prinses van Oranje-Nassau; Princess Amelia of Great Britain and 6 others
Brother of Sophia Dorothea of Hanover and William Augustus
Half brother of Anna von der Schulenburg-Dölitz; Melusina von der Schulenburg, Countess of Walsingham; Louise Sophia von der Schulenburg and Margaret Gertrude, Countess of Oeynhausen

Occupation: King of GREAT BRITAIN and IRELAND (1727 - 1760) Kurfürst von Hannover (1727 - 1760) Herzog von Braunschweig und Lüneburg, King of Great Britain and Ireland, King Of Great Britain and Scotland &Ireland
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About George II, King of Great Britain and Ireland

George Augustus Hanover,

  • Naturalized as a British subject in 1705.
  • Knight, Order of the Garter (K.G.) on 4 April 1706.
  • 1st Viscount Northallerton, co. York [Great Britain] on 9 November 1706.
  • 1st Baron of Tewkesbury, co. Gloucester [Great Britain] on 9 November 1706.
  • 1st Duke of Cambridge [Great Britain] on 9 November 1706.
  • 1st Marquess of Cambridge [Great Britain] on 9 November 1706.
  • 1st Earl of Milford Haven [Great Britain] on 9 November 1706.
  • 1st Duke of Rothesay [Great Britain] on 1 August 1714.
  • 1st Duke of Cornwall [Great Britain] on 1 August 1714.
  • 1st Earl of Chester [Great Britain] on 27 September 171.
  • HRH Prince of Wales [England] on 27 September 1714.
  • King of Great Britain on 28 May 1727.
  • Crowned King of Great Britain on 11 October 1727 at Westminster Abbey, Westminster, London, England, and styled 'King of Great Britain, France and Ireland, Duke of Brunswick-Luneburg, Elector of Hanover, Defender of the Faith.

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George II, King of Great Britain and Ireland's Timeline

1683
October 30, 1683
Hannover, Braunschweig-Lüneburg, Deutschland(HRR)
November 10, 1683
1705
August 22, 1705
Age 21
Hannover, Hannover, Deutschland(HRR)
1705
Age 21
1707
January 20, 1707
Age 23
February 1, 1707
Age 23
Hannover, Braunschweig-Lüneburg, Deutschland(HRR)
1709
November 2, 1709
Age 26
Hannover, Hannover, Deutschland(HRR)
1711
June 10, 1711
Age 27
Hannover, Hannover, Deutschland(HRR)
1713
June 10, 1713
Age 29
Hannover, Hannover, Deutschland(HRR)
1716
November 9, 1716
Age 33
St. James Palace, London, England