King George VI born as Albert Frederick Arthur George is portrayed by actor Jared Harris. He was King of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland from December 11, 1936 to February 6, 1952.
King George VI was born on December 14, 1895 and was the son of King George V and Queen Mary. He married Lady Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon on April 26, 1923 to which he had two daughters with Princess Elizabeth and Princess Margaret Rose. George became King on December 11, 1936 following the abdication his brother, King Edward VII to marry Wallis Simpson.