Reference Entry

William IV (1765-1837), king of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, and king of Hanover

Michael Brock

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:


A prince soon at sea | Mrs Jordan | Admiral Tarry Breeks | A very decent king | The crisis over parliamentary reform: Vote for the two Bills | The bill in the Lords | Foreign policy and the Irish church | A monarch of the most strict integrity: last years, death, and reputation

Reference Entry.  6326 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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