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King George V

King George VAKA George Frederick Ernest Albert Saxe-Coburg-Gotha

Born: 3-Jun-1865
Birthplace: London, England
Died: 20-Jan-1936
Location of death: Sandringham, Norfolk, England
Cause of death: Euthanasia [1]
Remains: Buried, St. George's Chapel, Windsor, Berkshire, England

Gender: Male
Religion: Anglican/Episcopalian
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Royalty

Nationality: England
Executive summary: King of England, 1910-1936


[1] Joseph Lelyveld, The New York Times, 28 November 1986, quoting newly revealed notes from the archives at Windsor Castle: "As he lay comatose on his deathbed in 1936, King George V was injected with fatal doses of morphine and cocaine to assure him a painless death in time, according to his physician's notes, for the announcement to be carried 'in the morning papers rather than the less appropriate evening journals.'"

Father: King Edward VII (b. 9-Nov-1841, d. 6-May-1910)
Mother: Alexandra of Denmark (b. 1-Dec-1844, d. 20-Nov-1925)
Brother: Albert Victor (b. 8-Jan-1864, d. 14-Jan-1892)
Sister: Louise Victoria Alexandra (b. 20-Feb-1867, d. 4-Jan-1931)
Sister: Victoria (b. 6-Jul-1868, d. 3-Dec-1935)
Sister: Maud (b. 26-Nov-1869, d. 20-Nov-1938)
Brother: John (b. 6-Apr-1871, died the same day)
Wife: Mary of Teck (m. 6-Jul-1893, d. 24-Mar-1953)
Son: King Edward VIII (b. 23-Jun-1894, d. 28-May-1972)
Son: King George VI (b. 14-Dec-1895, d. 6-Feb-1952)
Daughter: Victoria Alexandra Alice Mary Windsor (b. 25-Apr-1897, d. 28-Mar-1965)
Son: Henry William Frederick Windsor (b. 31-Mar-1900, d. 10-Jun-1974)
Son: George Edward Alexander Windsor (b. 20-Dec-1902, d. 25-Aug-1942)
Son: John Charles Francis Windsor (b. 12-Jul-1905, d. 18-Jan-1919)

    UK Monarch (1910-36)
    Danish Ancestry Maternal


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