Reigning King and Emperor

  • M. Epstein
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)


George VI., born December 14, 1895, son of King George V. and Queen Mary, daughter of the late Duke of Teck ; succeeded to the crown on the abdication of his brother, King Edward VIII., December 10, 1936, and proclaimed King on December 12, 1936 ; married Lady Elizabeth Angela Marguerite Bowes-Lyon (born August 4, 1900), April 26, 1923.


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