Death of King George III
29th January 1820
King George III died 29 January 1820 at Windsor Castle. He was 81 years old when he died, and it is still unknown to this day what his illness was. George suffered with mental illness in the later part of his life and would die on this date just six days after the death of his son, Prince Edward. He is the third longest reigning UK monarch in history.
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