Augusta also became estranged from her daughter-in-law, Victoria who, contrary to custom, inherited the former Queen Elisabeth's jewelleries, which were supposed to be left to Augusta. Augusta, who clearly abhorred war, founded the National Women's Association in 1864, which looked after wounded and ill soldiers and convened with Florence Nightingale for ideas.
17/09/2019 · Helena Augusta Victoria (May 25, 1846–June 9, 1923) married Prince Christian of Schleswig-Holstein (1831–1917) Prince Christian Victor of Schleswig-Holstein (1867–1900) Prince Albert , Duke of Schleswig-Holstein (1869–1931), never married but fathered a daughter
Alexandrina Victoria (n. 24 mai 1819, Londra, Anglia, Regatul Unit al Marii Britanii și Irlandei – d. 22 ianuarie 1901, Osborne House (d), Anglia, Regatul Unit al Marii Britanii și Irlandei) a fost regina Regatului Unit al Marii Britanii și Irlandei din 1837 până în 1901, împărăteasă a Indiilor, din 1877 până în 1901, și stăpână a celor 28 de colonii britanice.
Princess Helena of the United Kingdom VA CI GBE RRC (Helena Augusta Victoria; 25 May 1846 – 9 June 1923), later Princess Christian of Schleswig-Holstein, was the third daughter and fifth child of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert. Helena was educated by private tutors chosen by her father and his close friend and adviser, Baron Stockmar.
Princess Victoria Louise was born on 13 September 1892, the seventh child and only daughter of German Emperor Wilhelm II and Empress Augusta Victoria. "After six sons, God has given us our seventh child, a small but very strong little daughter," the empress wrote in her diary soon after the birth.
British royal residences are palaces, castles and houses occupied by members of the British royal family in the United Kingdom.Some, like Buckingham Palace and Windsor Castle, are owned by the Crown (ownership by the British monarch is by virtue of his or her position as king or queen), while others like Balmoral Castle and Sandringham House are personally owned and have been passed down for ...
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