Britain's King George III was the 18th century monarch who lost the fight to keep control over the American colonies. The third monarch of the Hanover house and the first to be born in England, he held the throne from 1760 until 1820, a reign nearly...
June 4, 1738,
January 29, 1820
It may with truth be said, A boy in England born, in England bred". ... George's
grandfather, King George II, disliked the Prince of Wales and took little interest in
King George III ruled the British kingdom through some turbulent times including
the American Revolutionary War after which the colonies gained independence ...
George III was the first Hanoverian king born in England rather than Germany.
His parents were Frederick, prince of Wales, and Augusta of Saxe-Gotha.
Read a biography about King George III. Discover how he lost the American
colonies during his reign.
Profile of George III, the longest-lived UK king. ... He was the third Hanoverian
monarch and the first one to be born in England and to use English as his first ...
Biography of George III, English king who lost the American colonies.
George III was born in 1738, first son of Frederick, Prince of Wales and Augusta.
... the situation: "... there he was sitting on the Throne with his King's Crown on, ...
Apr 10, 2014 ... King George III was born to Frederick, Prince of Wales, and Princess Augusta of
Saxe-Gotha in 1738. In his lifetime, western society would be ...
George III. King of Great Britain from 1760 to 1820. Born: June 4, 1738. Work ...
George III was one of the longest reigning British Monarchs. He oversaw the ...