George II of Great Britain

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
George II of Great Britain
George II of Great Britain-01.jpg
Born 10 November 1683
Died 25 October 1760(1760-10-25) (aged 76)
Successor George III

George II (George Augustus, 10 November 1683 – 25 October 1760) was a British king. He was born in Germany. He was last British monarch born outside of Great Britain.

He became King of Great Britain and King of Ireland. He was also Elector of Hanover. His son, Frederick, Prince of Wales died before he did.

George II died of heart problems.