Arabella fue hija de sir Winston Churchill (un antepasado del Primer Ministro del mismo nombre) y de Elizabeth Drake. Era además hermana de John Churchill, I duque de Marlborough . La lealtad de los Churchill a la casa real era ardiente y su único sentimiento cuando Arabella logró seducir al futuro rey Jacobo II de Inglaterra parece haber sido una grata sorpresa ya que había alcanzado tan alto pretendiente.
Arabella Spencer-Churchill was an English charity founder, festival co-founder and fundraiser and a granddaughter of former British Prime Minister Sir Winston Churchill. In 1971, Churchill played a major role in the development of the Glastonbury Festival. In 1979, she set up the Children's Area of the Festival and also the Theatre Area. Until her death, she ran the Theatre and Circus Fields. Her duties in the 2007 festival involved the booking and management of some 1500 separate ...
Arabella Churchill was the mistress of King James II, and the mother of four of his children.
She was a daughter of Sir Winston Churchill and sister of the first Duke of Marlborough; her other brothers were George and Charles. The Churchills' loyalty to the royal household was ardent; their only feeling about Arabella's seduction by King James II "seems to have been a joyful surprise that so plain a girl had attained such high preferment." ...
From her children Henrietta, Countess of Newcastle, and James, Duke of Berwick, she is an ancestor of the Earls Spencer and Diana, Princess of Wales as well as of the Dukes of Berwick, the later Dukes of Alba and of Cayetana Fitz-James Stuart, 18th Duchess of Alba, the person wit
22/12/2007 · Arabella Spencer Churchill, granddaughter of Sir Winston Churchill, and founder of the Children’s World charity, has died peacefully at her home in Glastonbury just a few weeks after being told she had cancer. She died early yesterday, from pancreatic cancer, diagnosed seven weeks ago, with her family and close friends by her side.
When Arabella Churchill was born on 23 February 1648, in Musbury, Devon, England, United Kingdom, her father, Sir Winston Churchill Earl of Marlborough, was 27 and her mother, Elizabeth Drake, was 26. She married Charles Godfrey on 1 June 1680, in Minories, London, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters.
22/12/2007 · Arabella Churchill, granddaughter of Sir Winston Churchill and a co-founder of the Glastonbury pop festival, who has died aged 58 of pancreatic cancer, meant so much to so many people over the years.
Mini Bio (1) Arabella Churchill was born on October 31, 1949 in Westminster, London, England. She is known for her work on The Churchills (1996). She was married to Ian (Haggis) McLeod and James (Jim) Jude Barton. She died on December 20, 2007 in Glastonbury, Somerset, England. Family (1) Spouse