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The first Hanoverian monarch of England, he spoke no English and relinquished political control to a Prime Minister, Robert Walpole

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

Passionate about British Heritage!