George VI was the King of the United Kingdom from 1936 to 1952. He succeeded his elder brother, Edward VIII, after Edward's abdication on 10 December 1936. George VI was succeeded by his daughter, Elizabeth II, in 1952. (PROSE: Players)
When the Doctor found that Edward VII had disappeared along with Balmoral Castle in 1902, he warned that the future of the royal family, along with the rest of history, was threatened. He said that, along with the rest of his successors, there would be no George VI. (PROSE: Revenge of the Judoon)
Behind the scenes Edit
- He was played by James Wilby in Bertie and Elizabeth, Iain Glen in Into the Storm and Samuel West in Hyde Park on Hudson.
- According to a sighting report sent to Whoisdoctorwho.co.uk by someone named Daniel Roberts, there was photographic evidence that the Ninth Doctor was present for George VI's coronation.