Georg V Friedrich Alexander, König von Hannover

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Georg V Friedrich Alexander Karl Ernst August of Hanover (Hanover, Guelph), King of Hanover, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg, Duke of Cumberland

German: Georg V Friedrich Alexander Karl Ernst von Hannover (Welf, Hannover), König zu Hannover, Herzog zu Braunschweig-Lüneburg
Birthplace: Berlin, Deutschland(DB)
Death: Died in Paris, France
Place of Burial: Windsor, Britain (UK)
Immediate Family:

Son of King Ernest Augustus I of Hanover and Queen Consort Frederica of Hanover
Husband of Queen Consort Marie of Hanover
Father of Ernst August II, Kronprinz von Hannover (Crown Prince); Friederike Freifrau von Pawel-Rammingen and Marie Ernestine Josephine Adolphine Henrietta Theresa Elizabeth Alexandrina Prinzessin von Hannover und Cumberland
Brother of Princess Frederica of Cumberland; Unnamed daughter of Cumberland; STILLBORN and STILLBORN
Half brother of Friedrich Wilhelm Ludwig von Preußen, Prinz; Friedrich Wilhelm Karl Georg von Preußen, prinz; Friederike Wilhelmina Luise Amalie von Preußen, Herzogin zu Anhalt-Dessau; Sophie zu Solms-Braunfels; Friedrich Wilhelm zu Solms-Braunfels and 4 others

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About Georg V Friedrich Alexander, König von Hannover

  • In 1834 he went blind after an accident.
  • Knight, Order of the Garter (K.G.) on 15 August 1835.
  • Colonel of the 4th Regiment of Dragoons, Hanoverian Army.
  • Herzog von Braunschweig-Lüneburg in 1851.
  • König von Hannover on 18 November 1851.
  • 2nd Earl of Armagh [G.B., 1799] on 18 November 1851.
  • 2nd Duke of Cumberland and Teviotdale [G.B., 1799] on 18 November 1851.
  • Deposed as King of Hannover on 20 September 1866.
  • The last king of Hannover.
  • Rank of General in the service of the British Army


Predecessor: Ernst August I Successor: None

Was the last king of Hanover. The only child and Successor of King Ernest Augustus l.

  • Georg V. regin was ended by the Unification of Germany.
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Georg V Friedrich Alexander, König von Hannover's Timeline

May 27, 1819
Berlin, Deutschland(DB)
July 8, 1819
Berlin, Deutschland(DB)
September 21, 1845
Age 26
Hannover, Hannover, Deutschland(DB)
January 9, 1848
Age 28
Hannover, Deutschland
December 3, 1849
Age 30
Hannover, Niedersachsen, Deutschland
June 12, 1878
Age 59
Paris, France
June 24, 1878
Age 59
Windsor, Britain (UK)