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Coronation of Edward VII

Coronation of Edward VII

King Edward VII succeeded his mother, Victoria, in 1901. His coronation was scheduled for 26 June 1902 but had to be postponed until 9 August 1902 as the King required an emergency appendectomy.

Celebrations took place around the country.

 

Title: Coronation of Edward VII
Record Type: Historical Events
Type: National Event
Date: 1902
Record Maintained By: HC
Subject Id: 636