13/10/2012 · A lot of people are intrigued to know the true story of Georgiana, the flamboyant central character played by Keira Knightley in the film The Duchess. Georgiana Cavendish, Duchess of Devonshire (7 June 1757 - 30 March 1806), was a leading member of late Georgian society, famous for her extrovert personality, her extravagant fashions and her championing of the Whigs led by Charles James Fox.
The fifth Duke and Duchess of Devonshire are portrayed in the 2008 film The Duchess directed by Saul Dibb. The film is based on Amanda Foreman's biography of the scandalous 18th-century English aristocrat Georgiana Cavendish, Duchess of Devonshire (portrayed by Keira Knightley ) and her relationship with the Duke ( Ralph Fiennes ) and his next wife, Lady Elizabeth Foster .
Georgiana Cavendish, duchesse de Devonshire, née Georgiana Spencer (7 juin 1757 – 30 mars 1806) fut une aristocrate anglaise célébrée pour sa beauté et son esprit. Elle fut la première épouse de William Cavendish , 5 e duc de Devonshire et la mère de William George Spencer Cavendish .
Lady Dorothy Evelyn Macmillan GBE (née Cavendish; 28 July 1900 – 21 May 1966) was an English socialite and the third daughter of Victor Cavendish, 9th Duke of Devonshire, and Evelyn Cavendish, Duchess of Devonshire. She was married to Harold Macmillan from 1920 until her death.
13/05/2022 · Depicted by Keira Knightley in 2008’s The Duchess, Spencer, who came to power in the late 18th century, wasn’t exactly blessed with a fairytale marriage—far from.
09/04/2020 · Keira Knightley stars as the Duchess of Devonshire, Georgiana Cavendish, who was England's answer to Marie Antoinette during the 18th century. The movie is worth watching if only for the Duchess ...