TIL that towards the end of his life, George III’s health had deteriorated so greatly that he was incapable of knowing or understanding that he was declared King of Hanover in 1814, or that his wife died in 1818. by whatilearned February 12, 2022, 8:58 pm Read more: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_III What do you think? 12 Points Upvote Downvote declareddeteriorateddiedgeorgegreatlyHanoverHealthIIIsincapablekingknowingLifeTILToday I learnedunderstandingwife See more Previous article Tattoo veterans of Reddit, What’s your advice to someone getting their first ever tattoo ? Next article This was on r/teenagers because of course 5 Comments Leave a Reply I remember one historian describing him spending his final years blindly groping the walls of his palace, speaking with the ghosts of the people he’d harmed in the past. But that was always the problem with George III, is it seems nobody can talk about the guy without impressing their own opinion on what he was about. Those opinions constantly change with time. Log in to Reply So dementia? Log in to Reply Best and brightest. Log in to Reply They actually made a movie about this. Log in to Reply Mad lad! Log in to Reply Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.