Biografía Primeros años de vida. Desde su nacimiento hasta 1917, año en que numerosos miembros de la realeza británica cambiaron sus tratamientos y títulos alemanes (incluso el rey, Jorge V, quien cambió el nombre de su dinastía de Sajonia-Coburgo-Gotha al aún vigente Windsor), Luis Mountbatten fue conocido como su alteza serenísima el príncipe Luis de Battenberg.
The Mountbatten family is a British dynasty that originated as an English branch of the German princely Battenberg family.The name was adopted on 14 July 1917, three days before the British royal family changed its name to “Windsor”, by members of the Battenberg family residing in the United Kingdom, due to rising anti-German sentiment among the British public during World War I.
Lady Mountbatten succeeded her father when he was assassinated in 1979, as his peerages had been created with special remainder to his daughters and their heirs male. This inheritance accorded her the title of countess and a seat in the House of Lords , where she remained until 1999, when the House of Lords Act 1999 removed most hereditary peers from the House.
10/07/2020 · He is pictured here with his wife, the richest heiress of her day, Edwina Mountbatten, in November 1922. ... Mountbatten pushed for the House of Windsor to become the House of Mountbatten.
23/08/2022 · Louis Mountbatten, 1st Earl Mountbatten, original name Louis Francis Albert Victor Nicholas, prince of Battenberg, (born June 25, 1900, Frogmore House, Windsor, Eng.—died Aug. 27, 1979, Donegal Bay, off Mullaghmore, County Sligo, Ire.), British statesman, naval leader, and the last viceroy of India. He had international royal-family background; his career involved extensive naval commands ...
12/11/2020 · Lord Mountbatten and Lady Edwina had two children together: Patricia Knatchbull, who was wounded in the 1979 attack and died in 2017, and Lady Pamela Hicks. Pamela, now 90 years old, hosts a podcast with her daughter India Hicks —it’s appropriately called The India Hicks Podcast .
01/09/2017 · Viceroy's House: Directed by Gurinder Chadha. With Hugh Bonneville, Gillian Anderson, Manish Dayal, Huma Qureshi. The final Viceroy of India, Louis Francis Albert Victor Nicholas Mountbatten, 1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma (Hugh Bonneville), is tasked with overseeing the transition of British India to independence, but meets with conflict as different sides clash in the face of monumental change.