George V

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King of Great Britain and Ireland and emperor of India from 1910 to 1936

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But the whole thing was grandeur on an astonishing scale, and although the heavy crown hurt the king's head (Queen Mary just soldiered on impassive as usual) George the Fifth described it all later as, "the most beautiful and wonderful sight I ever saw".
With the outbreak of war in 1914 many Americans enlisted in the CF, having taken an oath to King George the Fifth.
Laurel and Hardy were making us laugh, King George the Fifth reigned supreme, the last time that "Red Rose" supporters hailed a Championship winning team When season Twenty Eleven began, the general expectation was for mid-table respectability, far away from relegation.
The Philadelphia Orchestra was conducted by Sir Thomas Beecham, his commanding figure with its neat, trim beard was very imperial; as imperial as King George the Fifth on the penny.
The current ending runs: 'Edward Seven, next then, George the Fifth in 1910.