16/06/2022 · Born 1920 in Kensington Palace, London, Lady Iris Mountbatten was the only child of Alexander Mountbatten, 1st Marquess of Carisbrooke, eldest of three sons and one daughter of Princess Beatrice and Prince Henry of Battenberg, and a member of the Battenberg/Mountbatten family. She was a great-granddaughter of Queen Victoria.
04/06/2022 · This is an original press photo. Mountbatten (Lady). The real-life picture was taken when her husband was Viceroy of India. London, England. Photo is dated 5-25-1952. It may contain wrinkles, cracks, and possibly even tears due to its age and how it was handled before it got to us.
hace 6 días · See list. Louis Francis Albert Victor Nicholas Mountbatten, 1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma (25 June 1900 – 27 August 1979), born and known until 1917 as Prince Louis of Battenberg, then named until 1946 Lord Louis Mountbatten, and then named Viscount Mountbatten of Burma until 1947, was a British nobleman, statesman, and military officer.
18/06/2022 · Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (born Prince Philip of Greece and Denmark,  later Philip Mountbatten; 10 June 1921 [fn 1] – 9 April 2021), was the husband of Queen Elizabeth II.
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Princess Marina was born in Athens, Greece, on 13 December 1906. Her father was Prince Nicholas of Greece and Denmark, the third son of George I of Greece. Her mother was Grand Duchess Elena Vladimirovna of Russia, a granddaughter of Tsar Alexander II of Russia. She was the youngest of the couple's children. One of her paternal uncles was Prince An...
In 1932 Princess Marina and Prince George, Duke of Kent, a second cousin through Christian IX of Denmark, met in London. Their betrothal was announced in August 1934. On 29 November 1934, they married at Westminster Abbey, London. The wedding was followed by a Greek ceremony in the private chapel at Buckingham Palace. The bride's gown was in white ...
After her husband's death, the Duchess of Kent continued to be an active member of the British Royal Family, carrying out a wide range of royal and official engagements. She was the president of the Wimbledon All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club for 26 years. She was President of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution from 1943 until her death...
The Kinks recorded "She's Bought a Hat Like Princess Marina" for their 1969 album Arthur (or the Decline and Fall of the British Empire). The song was written by Ray Davies. Princess Marina gave her name to many facilities, including: 1. Princess Marina College, Arborfield, Berkshire 2. Princess Marina House, a facility of the Royal Air Force Benev...13 December 1906 – 29 November 1934: Her Royal HighnessPrincess Marina of Greece and Denmark29 November 1934 – 8 June 1961: Her Royal HighnessThe Duchess of Kent8 June 1961 – 27 August 1968: Her Royal HighnessPrincess Marina, Duchess of Kent
British and Commonwealth honours 1. CI:Companion of the Order of the Imperial Crown of India 2. GCVO:Dame Grand Cross of the Royal Victorian Order 3. GBE:Dame Grand Cross of the Order of the British Empire 4. GCStJ:Dame Grand Cross of the Order of St. John of Jerusalem 5. Royal Family Order of King George V 6. Royal Family Order of King George VI 7...
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