William IV of The United Kingdom - Titles, Styles, Honours and Arms - Titles and Styles

Titles and Styles

  • 21 August 1765 – 16 May 1789: His Royal Highness The Prince William Henry
  • 16 May 1789 – 26 June 1830: His Royal Highness The Duke of Clarence and St Andrews
  • 26 June 1830 – 20 June 1837: His Majesty The King

William's official style as King of the United Kingdom was "William the Fourth, by the Grace of God, of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, King, Defender of the Faith". He was the first king of the United Kingdom named William, though there were three previous kings of England called William and two of Scotland.

His style in Hanover was "William the Fourth, by the Grace of God, King of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, etc., and also King of Hanover, Duke of Brunswick and Lüneburg, etc."

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