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The first Hanoverian monarch of England, he spoke no English and relinquished political control to a Prime Minister, Robert Walpole
He was Elector of Hanover before becoming king of England upon Queen Anne's death
His son was George II
23 March, 1743
First English performance of Handel's Messiah
During the performance at Covent Garden, George II started the tradition of standing for the 'Hallelujah Chorus'
This king married Elizabeth of York, uniting the houses of York and Lancaster, and ending the Wars of the Roses
He took the throne after defeating Richard III at Bosworth
He was the first Tudor monarch