- 1.2 George II (1683–1760), son of George I, reigned 1727–60, Elector of Hanover 1727–60. He depended heavily on his ministers, although he took an active part in the War of the Austrian Succession (1740-8). His later withdrawal from active politics allowed the development of constitutional monarchy.
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