George I

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Elector of Hanover and the first Hanoverian King of Great Britain and Ireland from 1714 to 1727 (1660-1727)

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Through introducing the primogeniture principle in Lower Saxony, George Louis (1660-1727) was already a wealthy man and his marriage to first cousin, Sophia Dorothea, enhanced his fortunes still further.
The pen and ink image by George Louis Du Maurier, who illustrated the 1864 Mrs Gaskell novel serialised by the BBC late last year, was presumed to have been sold in 1948.
Also on This Day: 1498: Christopher Columbus landed on the mainland of America; 1714: George Louis, Elector of Hanover, was proclaimed King George I; 1732: The foundation stone of the Bank of England was laid; 1740: Rule Britannia was sung for the first time in Thomas Arne's masque, Alfred; 1798: Lord Nelson's English fleet destroyed the French at the Battle of the Nile;1834: Slavery was abolished throughout the British Empire
George Louis Garcia, 2490 Coral Way, Suite 401, Miami, suspended from practicing law in Florida for three years, retroactive to August 8, 1998, following a May 25 court order.
Memorial mass for George Louis Becker will be celebrated at 6 p.
George Louis Leclerc Buffon, the 18th century French naturalist, argued that they were brutes "mired in animality" because they had no domestic animals and did not subdue nature.
NEW YORK, May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- George Louis Hern, Jr.
King George I, full name George Louis, was born in 1660 in Osnabruck, Hanover, and was the 6th great-grandfather of Queen Elizabeth II.