Prince George of Denmark

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Prince George of Denmark
Duke of Cumberland
Portrait by Michael Dahl, c. 1705
Consort of the British monarch
Tenure 8 March 1702 – 28 October 1708
Born (1653-04-02)2 April 1653
Copenhagen Castle, Denmark–Norway
Died 28 October 1708(1708-10-28) (aged 55)
Kensington Palace, London, England
Spouse Anne, Queen of Great Britain (m 28 July 1683)
Issue Prince William, Duke of Gloucester
House Oldenburg
Father Frederick III of Denmark
Mother Sophie Amalie of Brunswick-Lüneburg
Burial 13 November 1708
Religion Protestant (Lutheran)

Prince George of Denmark and Norway (2 April 1653 - 28 October 1708) was the husband of Anne, Queen of Great Britain. He was the consort of the British monarch from Anne's accession on 8 March 1702 until his deat.





Titles and styles[edit]

  • 2 April 1653 – 10 April 1689 His Royal Highness Prince George of Denmark and Noraway.
  • 10 April 1689 – 28 October 1708 His Royal Highness Prince George of Denmark and Norway, Duke of Cumberland.



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Prince George of Denmark
Born: 2 April 1653 Died: 28 October 1708
British royalty
Vacant
Title last held by
Mary of Modena
as queen consort
Consort of the British monarch
1702–1708
Vacant
Title next held by
Caroline of Ansbach
as queen consort
Preceded by Lord High Admiral
1702–1708
Succeeded by
Preceded by Lord Warden of the Cinque Ports
1702–1708
Succeeded by

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