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George VI

1895-1952.
King of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (1936-1952) and emperor of India (1936-1947). He acceded to the throne when his brother Edward VIII abdicated, and won enormous popularity by his dedication to his duties, especially during World War II.

George VI

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(Biography) 1895–1952, king of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (1936–52) and emperor of India (1936–47). The second son of George V, he succeeded to the throne after the abdication of his brother, Edward VIII
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Noun1.George VI - King of Great Britain and Ireland and emperor of India from 1936 to 1947George VI - King of Great Britain and Ireland and emperor of India from 1936 to 1947; he succeeded Edward VIII (1895-1952)
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Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon (August 4, 1900-March 30, 2002) was the Queen Consort of King George VI of the United Kingdom and the British Dominions from 1936 until his death in 1952.
Born on August 4, 1900, the Queen Mother's occupation is listed as Queen Consort and Widow of Alfred Frederick Arthur George Windsor, His Majesty King George VI of the United Kingdom.