Today in History - October 25th. 1760 - George III of the United Kingdom

On October 25th. 1760, George III became King of the United Kingdom.
He was a member of the House of Hanover, although he didn't like this.
He proclaimed in the parliament:

Born and educated in this country, I Glory in the name of Britain.

He chose English as first language.
During his reign there were a lot of wars.

Source picture: Wikipedia

George also bought Buckingham House, now known as Buckingham Palace
as his family estate.

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