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Don’t Cheat on King George I

Thursday, February 5th, 2009
Posted in Education by Joel Gross

In 1694, a Swedish explorer by the name of Count Philip von Konigsmark disappeared.‚  Konigsmark had been the lover of Sophia Dorothea who just happened to be the wife of the future King of England.‚  King George I divorced his wife and locked her in the castle of Ahlden for the remaining 32 years of her life where she was not allowed to see visitors, even her own children.‚  Talk about revenge served cold…