George I of Greece

George I of Greece

King of the Hellenes
Born Dec 24, 1845
Died Mar 18, 1913
Other Names Vilhelm of Schles...

George I was King of Greece from 1863 to 1913. Originally a Danish prince, George was born in Copenhagen, and seemed destined for a career in the Royal Danish Navy. He was only 17 years old when he was elected king by the Greek National Assembly, which had deposed the unpopular former king Otto. His nomination was both suggested and supported by the Great Powers: the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, the Second French Empire and the Russian Empire.… Read More

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1845 Birth Born on December 24, 1845.


1913 67 Years Old Died on March 18, 1913.
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