George I o Greece

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George I
King George of Hellenes.jpg
George I in the uniform o an Admiral o the Ryal Hellenic Navy
Keeng o the Hellenes
Ring 30 Mairch 1863 – 18 Mairch 1913[1]
Predecessor Otto
Successor Constantine I
Prime Meenisters See leet
Born 24 December 1845(1845-12-24)
Copenhagen, Denmark
Dee'd 18 Mairch 1913(1913-03-18) (aged 67)
Thessaloniki[2]
Buirial Ryal Cemetery, Tatoi Palace, Greece
Spouse Olga Constantinovna o Roushie
Issue Constantine I o Greece
Prince George
Princess Alexandra
Prince Nicholas
Princess Maria
Princess Olga
Prince Andrew
Prince Christopher
Hoose Hoose o Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg
Faither Christian IX o Denmark
Mither Louise o Hesse
Releegion Lutheranism
Seegnatur George I's signature

George I (Greek: Γεώργιος Αʹ, Βασιλεύς των Ελλήνων, Geórgios Αʹ, Vasiléfs ton Ellínon; born Prince Vilhelm [William] o Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg; 24 December 1845 – 18 Mairch 1913[1]) wis Keeng o Greece frae 1863 till his daith in 1913.


Childer[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Constantine I o Greece 2 August 1868 – 11 Januar 1923) mairit Princess Sophia o Proushie an haed childer.
  2. Prince George o Greece an Denmark 4 Juin 1869 – 25 November 1957) mairit Marie Bonaparte an haed childer.
  3. Princess Alexandra o Greece an Denmark (30 August 1870 – 24 September 1891) mairit Grand Duke Paul Alexandrovich o Roushie an haed childer.
  4. Prince Nicholas o Greece an Denmark 22 Januar 1872 – 8 Februar 1938) mairit Grand Guchess Elena Vladimirovna o Roushie an haed childer.
  5. Princess Maria o Greece an Denmark mairit Grand Duke George Mikhailovich o Roushie an haed childer.
  6. Princess Olga o Greece an Denmark (7 Aprile 1880 – 2 November 1880) died young.
  7. Prince Andrew o Greece an Denmark (2 Februar 1882 – 3 December 1944) mairit Princess Alice o Battenberg an haed childer, including Prince Philip, Duke o Edinburgh.
  8. Prince Christopher o Greece an Denmark (10 August 1888 – 21 Januar 1940) mairit Princess Françoise o Orléans an haed childer.



Teetles an styles[eedit | eedit soorce]

  • 24 December 1845 – 31 Julie 1853: His Highness Prince William o Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg.
  • 31 Julie 1853 – 21 December 1858: His Highness Prince William o Denmark.
  • 21 December 1858 – 30 Mairch 1863: His Ryal Highness Prince William o Denmark.
  • 30 Mairch 1863 – 18 Mairch 1913: His Majesty The Keeng o the Hellenes.


References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Throuoot George's lifetime, Greece uised the Auld Style Julian calendar. Unless itherwise indicatit, aw dates in this airticle are in the New Style Gregorian calendar.
  2. At the time of the Keeng's assassination, Thessaloniki wis in occupied Ottoman territory. The ceety wis recognised as pairt o the Kinrick o Greece bi the Treaty o Bucharest (1913) five months efterwards.