Wallis, Duchess of Windsor (born Bessie Wallis Warfield; 19 June – 24 April ), known as Wallis Simpson, was an American socialite and wife of the former British king Edward, Duke of intention to marry and her status as a divorcée caused a constitutional crisis that led to Edward's abdication.. Wallis grew up in Baltimore, : Bessie Wallis Warfield, 19 June , Square . Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Kent. Birth: 22 February Marriage to the Duke of Kent: 8 June For more information, visit the official website of the British Monarchy. Report a problem or mistake on this page. Please select all that apply: A link, button or video is not working. The Duchess of Kent carries out Royal duties in support of a number of charities close to her heart. These include many musical organisations, and children and young people's charities. In The Duchess accompanied The Duke of Kent on a number of overseas trips, including to Sierra Leone to celebrate its independence from the UK. The Queen - and Sir Cliff Richard - tempt the Duchess of Kent back into the limelight After stepping down from public life almost a decade ago, the Duchess of Kent .
Picture captions: Her Royal Highness the Duchess of Kent discusses support for Samaritans with fellow Samaritans Ambassador Audley Harrison-ENDS-Editor's Notes: Every six seconds someone contact Samaritans. volunteers, who are based in branches across the UK and Ireland, respond to more than million calls for help a year by. Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cambridge was safely delivered of a son at hrs. The baby weighs 8lbs 7oz and The Duke of Cambridge was present for the birth. Her Royal Highness and her child are both doing well. Princess Alexandra was born on 25 December at 3 Belgrave Square, London. Her parents were Prince George, Duke of Kent, the fourth son of King George V and Queen Mary, and Princess Marina of Greece and Denmark, a daughter of Prince Nicholas of Greece and Denmark and Grand Duchess Elena Vladimirovna of was named after her paternal great-grandmother, Queen Alexandra; her. This was a somewhat interesting book - like many I do like to read about the Royal family - although a great deal of what has been written needs to be taken with a grain of salt & be mindful of 'hidden agendas' Clearly the Duchess of Kent is a deeply caring, compassionate person who has used to power and prestige of her title to do much good to the un and underserved s:
Duke of Cambridge, one of the six current royal dukedoms in the United Kingdom, is a hereditary title of specific rank of nobility in the British royal title (named after the city of Cambridge in England) is hereditary among male agnatic descendants of the titleholder by primogeniture, and has been conferred upon members of the British royal family several times. Princess Marina, Duchess Of Kent, Visits Western Super Mare () Her Royal Highness the Reuters. USA / Bahamas: Dust Storms In The Usa; Duke And Duchess Of Kent Visit The () Dust Reuters. The Duchess Of Kent Makes A Royal Visit To Southend-On-Sea () The Duchess of Kent and her son the Duke visit the Sultan of Brunei. Katharine, Duchess of Kent. Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Kent, wife of Prince Edward, Duke of Kent, was born Katharine Lucy Mary Worsley on Febru , at Hovington Hall in Yorkshire, England, the Worsley family home. She is the daughter of Sir William Arthington Worsley, 4th Baronet and Joyce Morgan Brunner.. Katharine had three older brothers. The Duchess of Kent made a rare public appearance at Wimbledon on Thursday (pictured). She's famous for comforting Jana Novotna after her loss (pictured inset).