King George V was born on June 3, 1865 in Marlborough House, London, England as George Frederick Ernest Albert Wettin. He was married to Queen Mary. He died on January 20, 1936 in Sandringham, Norfolk, England. See full bio »
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In 1924 George V fell ill with bronchitis and influenza, and took a cruise on his yacht to recover. In 1928 he fell seriously ill with septicemia and a blood infection, and his son the Prince of Wales ruled for the next two years as regent in all but name. The King's recovery was slow, particularly since he was allowed to resume smoking just four days after he was brought to hospital by ambulance... See more