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  1. George VI (terlahir dengan nama Albert Frederick Arthur George; 14 Desember 1895 – 6 Februari 1952) merupakan Raja Kerajaan Britania Raya dan Irlandia Utara dari 1936 hingga 1952, serta Maharaja India dari 1936 hingga 1947. Ia dikenal sebagai simbol determinasi Inggris dalam memenangkan Perang Dunia II melawan Jerman .

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    George VI was the son of King George V and Queen Mary. He was the younger brother of Edward VIII, who gave up the throne to marry an American divorced woman, Wallis Simpson. In April 1923, George married his beloved wife Elizabeth, who later became known as Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother. They had two children, Princesses Elizabeth (later Elizabe...

    George VI died on 6 February 1952. Crowds began to gather in London in the early hours of the morning of the funeral. Thousands saw the event on television. Shortly after 9:00am, the funeral procession arrived at Westminster Hall. More than 300,000 people paid their respects to his body which lay in statefor three days.

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    As heir presumptive to Edward VIII, Albert thereby became the third monarch of the House of Windsor, taking the regnal name George VI. In September 1939, the British Empire and most Commonwealth countries— but not Ireland — declared war on Nazi Germany. War with the Kingdom of Italy and the Empire of Japan followed in 1940 and 1941, respectively.

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    Titles and styles

    George VI was from birth a Prince of the United Kingdom, and was subsequently created a royal duke. It was as a duke that he succeeded his brother, King Edward VIII, to the throne. 1. 14 December 1895 – 28 May 1898: His HighnessPrince Albert of York 2. 28 May 1898 – 22 January 1901: His Royal HighnessPrince Albert of York 3. 22 January 1901 – 9 November 1901: His Royal HighnessPrince Albert of Cornwall and York 4. 9 November 1901 – 6 May 1910: His Royal HighnessPrince Albert of Wales 5. 6 May...

    Titles vested in the Crown

    Certain titles are borne and held by the reigning sovereign. Isle of Man 1. 11 December 1936 – 6 February 1952: His Majesty The King, Lord of Mann Church of England 1. 11 December 1936 – 6 February 1952: Defender of the Faith and Supreme Governor of the Church of England Other titles traditionally attributed to the reigning sovereign are Duke of Lancaster, to reflect that the Duchy of Lancaster is a private estate of the sovereign,[a] and Duke of Normandy in the sovereign's capacity as head o...

    Titles held personally

    George VI has held certain titles in a personal capacity, either by virtue of birth, or otherwise. House of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha 1. 14 December 1895 – 17 July 1917: Prince of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Duke of Saxony[c] Commonwealth of Nations 1. 28 April 1949 – 6 February 1952: Head of the Commonwealth

    As Duke of York, George VI bore the royal arms of the United Kingdom differenced with a label of three points argent, the centre point bearing an anchor azure—a difference earlier awarded to his father, George V, when he was Duke of York, and then later awarded to his grandson Prince Andrew, Duke of York. As king, he bore the royal arms undifferenc...

    A number of geographical features, roads, and institutions are named after George VI. These include King George Hospital in London; King George VI Reservoir in Surrey, United Kingdom; King George Highway and King George Boulevard in Surrey, British Columbia; Kingsway in Edmonton; George VI Sound in Antarctica; and the King George VI Chase, a horse ...

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    The Duke of York, 1931, by Philip Alexius de László
    formal photo portrait, circa 1940-1946
    circa 1942
    with Queen Elizabeth (The Queen Mother)
    George VI, as King of Canada with Elizabeth at the Canadian Senate, 1939.
    King and Queen of Canada 1939
    In Canada
    Statue by William McMillan(1955) at Carlton House Terrace, London
    Monument in Hongkong (1)
    Coat of arms of Prince Albert, Duke of York, used before his ascension to the throne.
    Coat of arms of King George VI in Right of the United Kingdom
    Coat of arms of King George VI in Right of the United Kingdom (in Scotland)
    Royal Cypher of the King (George Rex)
  4. King George VI with Commonwealth prime ministers at Buckingham Palace for the 1949 Commonwealth Prime Ministers' Conference King George VI was the monarch of the United Kingdom, the Dominions, and the British Empire from 11 December 1936 until his death on 6 February 1952. He also was a founder and the first Head of the Commonwealth of Nations .

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