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George IV (1762-1830), king of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, and king of Hanover

Christopher Hibbert

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/10541

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Education | The undutiful son, 1779-1789 | Torrents of debts | Marriage, debts, and Brighton | The regency crisis, 1789 | Marriage to Princess Caroline, 1789-1809 | The prince as regent, 1811-1819 | King, 1820, and the problem of Queen Caroline | Coronation and popularity | The king, the duke, and Catholic emancipation, 1827-1829 | Last years | A most magnificent patron

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Subjects: biography ; history

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