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King George VI (British Royalty)
Date of Birth:
14 December 1895
Date of Death:
6 February 1952
George VI was King of the United Kingdom and the British Dominions from 11 December 1936 until his death. He was the last Emperor of India and the last King of Ireland .
As the second son of King George V, he was not expected to inherit the throne and spent his early life in the shadow of his elder brother, Edward. He served in the Royal Navy during World War I, and after the war took on the usual round of public engagements. He married Lady Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon in 1923, and they had two daughters, Elizabeth and Margaret.