William IV., König von Großbritannien und Irland und Hannover

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Basic data

  1. Herzog von Clarence Alternative Names
  2. August 21, 1765
  3. June 20, 1837
  4. London

Iconography

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William aged thirteen (left) and his younger brother Edward, painted by Benjamin West, 1778 (Source: Wikimedia)
William in dress uniform painted by Sir Martin Archer Shee, c.1800 (Source: Wikimedia)
Mrs. Jordan in the Character of Hypolita, mezzotint by John Jones of London, 1791, after a painting by John Hoppner (Source: Wikimedia)
"The Disconsolate Sailor", 1811: a cartoon by Charles Williams about Catherine Tylney-Long's choice between the Duke of Clarence (right) and William Wesley-Pole (left) (Source: Wikimedia)
Adelaide of Saxe-Meiningen by Sir William Beechey, c. 1831 (Source: Wikimedia)
William, as Lord High Admiral, print by William James Ward, after Abraham Wivell's painting, first published in 1827 (Source: Wikimedia)
William IV in Masonic insignia. Portrait by James Lonsdale, 1830 (Source: Wikimedia)
Political cartoon supporting the Reform Act: King William sits above the clouds, surrounded by Whig politicians; below Britannia and the British Lion cause the Tories to flee. (Source: Wikimedia)
Portrait by Sir David Wilkie, 1837 (Source: Wikimedia)
Half-Crown of William IV, 1836. The inscription reads GULIELMUS IIII D(EI) G(RATIA) BRITANNIAR(UM) REX F(IDEI) D(EFENSOR) (William IV by the Grace of God King of the Britains, Defender of the Faith) (Source: Wikimedia)
William IV drawn by his daughter Sophia de L'Isle and Dudley in early 1837 (Source: Wikimedia)
Statue of William IV in Göttingen, Germany. The Latin inscription reads: "William the Fourth, King, Father of the Fatherland". (Source: Wikimedia)
Bildnis des Wilhelm IV. K�nig von Grossbrittanien u. Irland, Abraham Wivell - 1830/1858 (Quelle: Digitaler Portraitindex)
Bildnis des Wilhelm IV., K�nig von Grosbrittanien u. Irland, Abraham Wivell - um 1831 (Quelle: Digitaler Portraitindex)
Bildnis des Wilhelm IV., K�nig von Grosbrittanien u. Irland, Abraham Wivell - um 1831 (Quelle: Digitaler Portraitindex)
Bildnis des William Henry IV., K�nig von Gro�britannien, John Cochran - 1831 (Quelle: Digitaler Portraitindex)
Bildnis Wilhelm (William Henry) IV., K�nig von Gro�britannien, Irland u. Hannover (reg. 1830-37), Ernst Ludwig Riepenhausen -  (Quelle: Digitaler Portraitindex)
Bildnis Wilhelm (William Henry) IV., K�nig von Gro�britannien, Irland u. Hannover (reg. 1830-37), Joseph Lacroix -  (Quelle: Digitaler Portraitindex)
Bildnis Wilhelm (William Henry) IV., K�nig von Gro�britannien, Irland u. Hannover (reg. 1830-37),  (Quelle: Digitaler Portraitindex)
Bildnis des Wilhelm Heinrich, unbekannter K nstler - um 1780 (Quelle: Digitaler Portraitindex)
Bildnis des Wilhelm IV., St ber, Franz - um 1820 (Quelle: Digitaler Portraitindex)
Wilhelm IV., K�nig von England,  (Quelle: Digitaler Portraitindex)
Dargestellter: Wilhelm IV. von Großbritannien Künstler: keine Angabe (Quelle: Trierer Porträtdatenbank)

Biographical information from the WeGA

  • dritter Sohn des Königs George III. von Großbritannien und Irland (1738–1820) und dessen Frau Charlotte
  • wurde nach dem Tod seines Bruders George 1830 König von Großbritannien und Irland sowie König von Hannover

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