Edward VII died on May 6, 1910. Alice Maud Mary was born on April 25, 1843. She married Prince Louis of Hesse and became Grand Duchess of Hesse and by Rhine when her husband succeeded his uncle as Grand Duke. They had seven children, two sons and five... ... middle of paper ... ... the youngest child, she became Queen Victoria’s closest family companion, especially after she became a widow at the age of only 38. Also, two of Beatrice’s four children also predeceased her.
Diana left West Heath in 1977 and went to finishing school at the Institute Alpin Videmanette in Rougemont, Switzerland, which she left at the Easter term of 1978. The following year she moved to a flat in Coleherne Court, London. For some time she looked after the child of an American couple, and she worked as a kindergarten teacher at the Young England School in Pimlico. Diana and her siblings, growing up at her father's house on the royal estate at Sandringham and the family home at Althorp, knew the royal family from a young age, with Charles' younger brothers Edward and Andrew as playmates. Although their families had known eachother for many years, Diana... ... middle of paper ... ...rincess's coffin on its return journey.
Woman of the Year: 1953-Queen Elizabeth II From the day she was born, the life of Queen Elizabeth II shows that she deserved to receive the title “Woman of the Year.” She had practical intelligence since she was a kid and she respected peoples opinions. Queen Elizabeth II was born on April 21, 1926 at the London home of her mother's parents, Lord and Lady Strathmore. She was baptized at Buckingham Palace and named Elizabeth Alexandra Mary five weeks later. Elizabeth's father was Albert, the Duke of York. He was the second son of King George V. When his dad died in 1936, his brother was supposed to become king but he resigned.
She became the first monarch to tour there since World War 1.” Elizabeth had two more children – sons Andrew and Edward – in the early 1960’s. In 1969, she officially made Prince Charles her successor by granting him the title of Prince of Wales. In 1981, Prince Charles married Diana Spencer. Upon recently celebrating her Diamond Jubilee, those 60 years have many great accomplishments that have taken place. Her Majesty is a great supporter to her country which includes Britain, Northern Ireland, and 16 independent states known as the Commonwealth Realms.
Diana Spencer was home tutored until the age of nine and then was sent in and out of exclusive schools where she ended her education at the age of 16 at a Swiss finishing school that she dropped out of within a few months. When Diana returned home she hired herself out as a cleaning lady but she eventually found work as an aide to a kindergarten teacher. Prince Charles of the royal family knew Diana her entire life as the girl next door but he only though... ... middle of paper ... ... had. Diana’s two sons, Prince William and Prince Harry continued their mother’s legacy with the Diana, Princess of Wales Memorial Fund. In the first nine years, the Fund pledged more than $125 million to more than 350 charities around the world.
On September 10, 1899 Leonard married his wife Maria who blessed him with his only son, Matthew. In 1932 Brave New World was published by Chatto and Windus in London. In 1937 Huxley and his family moved to Hollywood. Maria died in 1955 from breast cancer. In 1956 Huxley remarried Laura Archera, who was also an author.
Alfonsina died within a year, and Catherine was sent to stay with her aunt, Clarissa de Medici. Clarissa educated Catherine, along with her own children, and Catherine was happy in her new atmosphere living with her aunt. In 1533, at the age of fourteen, Catherine married fourteen-year-old Henry, the second son of King Francis I of France. Pope Clement arranged Catherine’s wedding. Their marriage was meant to bring great wealth.
John, who died ten hours after birth in 1960, and Charles Edward Maurice, born 1964, currently the ninth Earl of Spencer. The family lived in Park House on the Sandringham estate. She was born into an aristocratic family with Royal blood in the ancestry. (Coggins) When Diana was age six the Spencer’s marriage ended in a divorce which resulted in a complicated custody battle. Her father, the eighth Earl of Spencer raised Diana.
A year later June 21, 1982 Prince William Arthur Phillip Louis was born at St. Mary’s Hospital. Two years later Charles and Diana’s second child, Harry Charles Albert David was born on Sept. 15, 1984 (Delano 36). As her children grew, they developed a love for winter sports especially skiing. They often took trips to the Alps (Donnelly 48). After eleven years of marriage, the couple announced their separation on Dec. 9, 1992.
Queen Victoria was born in 1819 and she died in 1901. She was queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland (1837-1901) and empress of India (1876-1901). Queen Victoria was born Alexandrina Victoria on May 24, 1819, in Kensington Palace, London. Victoria's mother was Victoria Mary Louisa, daughter of the duke of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld. Her father was Edward Augustus, duke of Kent and Strathern, the fourth son of George III and youngest brother of George IV and William IV, they were kings of Great Britain.