Who is George III?

  • (noun): King of Great Britain and Ireland from 1760 to 1820; the American colonies were lost during his reign; he became insane in 1811 and his son (later George IV) acted as regent until 1820 (1738-1820).

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George III, Prince Of Anhalt-Dessau - Life
... With the assistance of his kinsman Adolph, the Bishop of Merseburg, George was elevated to the rank of Canon in that see in 1518, and attended the University of Leipzig, where the ... of the Diet of Augsburg in 1530 both George and his brothers allied themselves with the Protestants ... celebration of the Mass at Dessau, on Maundy Thursday in 1534, George visited the district churches, making the fewest possible changes in the church practises ...
Louise Of Anhalt-Dessau - Life
... At that time, her husband was only co-ruler with his older brothers George III and Louis IV ... One year after receiving the inheritance of their uncle George Rudolf of Legnica in 1653, George III, Louis IV, and Christian decided to divide up their domains Christian obtained the small and poor duchies ... the Ducal couple's third child, the long-awaited son and heir, George William, was born ...
Cultural Depictions Of George III Of The United Kingdom - Other
... educational series Schoolhouse Rock features a song entitled "No More Kings" which paints George III as a tyrant reluctant to allow the colonies out from under his boot ... George III's papers do not include a diary ... The TV series The X-Files uses a fictional anecdote that George III's diary entry on July 4, 1776 read "Nothing important happened today", as a plot device ...
List Of The Last Monarchs In The Americas - North America - By States
... Name Birth Ruled from Rule Ceased Reason Death Arms Alabama George III American Revolution Louis XV French and Indian War (Treaty of Fontainebleau) Charles IV Return to the ...

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    Knavery seems to be so much a the striking feature of its inhabitants that it may not in the end be an evil that they will become aliens to this kingdom.
    —George III (1738–1820)