George VI

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King of Great Britain and Ireland and emperor of India from 1936 to 1947


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Our main picture today was taken on May 8, 1937 - just days before a reluctant Prince Albert was crowned as George VI.
Police are urging anyone who was in the area of King George VI Park in Park Road and High Street to contact them at Force CID in Smethwick on 101.
Jockey Noel Fehily salutes the Kempton crowd after winning the William Hill King George VI Chase on board Silviniaco Conti
Despite his severe stutter, King George VI brought a sense of courage and inspiration to his country and the Allies throughout the war.
Shergar: won the Derby, Irish Derby and King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes
In 1939, with War clouds gathering, they welcomed King George VI and Queen Elizabeth on their cross-Canada tour by having a designated spot under a banner on the parade route and by planting a maple tree in the Mayor's Grove in Beacon Hill Park.
It was observed when LaBarbera and MacAyeal analyzed satellite images of the George VI ice shelf in Antarctica taken from 2001 through 2010.
KAUTO Star became the first horse in history to land the William Hill King George VI Chase at Kempton five times with a quite brilliant performance under Ruby Walsh.
com has put together a unique King George VI Chase Q&A with three of the greatest National Hunt racing personalities of all-time.
THE Queen has given Wills' wife Kate two precious silver salvers that belonged to her father King George VI as a mark of her affection.
THE STORY After the death of his father King George V and the abdication of his brother King Edward VIII, Bertie (Colin Firth) - who has a debilitating speech impediment - is to be made King George VI.
Simeon Saxe-Coburg, Tsar of Bulgaria in 1943-1946, and Prime Minister of Bulgaria in 2001-2005, together with his wife Margarita Gomez-Acebo y Cejuela are the only Bulgarian representatives invited at the British royal wedding - as Simeon Saxe-Coburg is fourth cousin of Queen Elizabeth II's father, George VI.
THE George Medal was created by King George VI during The Blitz in September 1940.
Nowhere in history has it been said that King George VI ( Colin Firth in his Best Actor Oscar winning role) did stammer to such extreme extents as the film shows.
Colin Firth as King George VI in the hit film The King's Speech