Elector of Hanover (1698–1727) and king of Great Britain and Ireland (1714–1727) who left the affairs of his country in the hands of Sir Robert Walpole.
King of Greece (1863–1913) who was elected by the Greek Assembly and introduced a democratic constitution (1864).
George-i Sentence Examples
Weissenfels is a place of considerable antiquity, and from 1656 till 1746 it was the capital of the small duchy of Saxe-Weissenfels, a branch of the electoral house of Saxony, founded by Augustus, second son of the elector John George I.
That the emperor sincerely sympathized with Alexius, and suspected Peter of harbouring murderous designs against his son, is plain from his confidential letter to George I.
The town became the headquarters of the Royal Artillery on the establishment of a separate branch of this service in the reign of George I.
He was the second son of Emmanuel Scrope Howe, 2nd Viscount Howe, who died governor of Barbadoes in March 1735, and of Mary Sophia Charlotte, a daughter of the baroness Kilmansegge, afterwards countess of Darlington, the mistress of George I.