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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
This Day in British History
07 June, 1329
Death of Robert the Bruce
Robert is succeeded by his son David, as David II. The Earl of Moray acts as regent.