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George V

1865-1936.
King of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and emperor of India (1910-1936) who gave up his German titles during World War I.

George V

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(Biography) 1865–1936, king of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and emperor of India (1910–36)
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Noun1.George V - King of Great Britain and Ireland and emperor of India from 1910 to 1936George V - King of Great Britain and Ireland and emperor of India from 1910 to 1936; gave up his German title in 1917 during World War I (1865-1936)
Saxe-Coburg-Gotha - the name of the royal family that ruled Great Britain from 1901-1917; the name was changed to Windsor in 1917 in response to anti-German feelings in World War I
House of Windsor, Windsor - the British royal family since 1917
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