Prince Alfred of Great Britain (22 September 1780 – 20 August 1782) was the fourteenth child and ninth and youngest son of King George III and his queen consort, Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz. At that time, smallpox was a dreaded disease and many princes and princesses were becoming infected around Europe.
George II (George Augustus; German: Georg August; 30 October / 9 November 1683 O.S./N.S. – 25 October 1760) was King of Great Britain and Ireland, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg and a prince-elector of the Holy Roman Empire from 11 June 1727 until his death in 1760.
10/10/1999 · Rather more impressive as a work of scholarship was Sir John Spelman’s Life of King Alfred, which drew upon an extensive range of primary material and itself became a source for later biographers. The work was dedicated to the future Charles II when Prince of Wales, and was completed during the Civil War in 1642, in the royalist camp at Oxford.
She is the 32nd great-granddaughter of King Alfred the Great who was the first effective King of England 871-899. See Royal Family Tree . As of today she has reigned for 70 years, 3 months, and 6 days. 6th February 2022 marked the 70th anniversary of her succession to the throne on the death of her father King George VI on 6th February 1952 when she was 25 years old.
20/04/2022 · THE QUEEN will be remembered as 'Elizabeth the Steadfast' due to her 'clear vision' and lifetime of service to Britain, a royal historian who knows Her Majesty personally has told Express.co.uk.
To secure his hard won boundaries Alfred founded a permanent army and an embryonic Royal Navy. To secure his place in history, he began the Anglo-Saxon Chronicles. EDWARD (The Elder) 899 – 924 Succeeded his father Alfred the Great. Edward retook southeast England and the Midlands from the Danes.
May 1, 1851: The bra inc hild of Prince A lbert, the Great Carnival opens in London’s Crystal Palace, with 10,000-plus people exhibiting the world’s technological phenomenon s – f r o m false teeth to farm m a c h i ner y to telescopes.