Why is there no king of England?


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Succession to the British throne is governed both by common law and statute. Queen Elizabeth II is the present Sovereign of the United Kingdom.
The husband of Queen Elizabeth II, Prince Phillip, will never be King of England because he is not in the line of succession.
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Currently, there is no king in England because the previous king, King George VI, did not have any sons. Upon his death in 1952, Princess Elizabeth, who at the time was at a Royal hunting lodge in Kenya, immediately becomes Queen at the age of 25.
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