Princess Alexandra, 2nd Duchess of Fife

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Name
Princess Alexandra, 2nd Duchess of Fife Gender: F
Alexandra Victoria Alberta Edwina Louise
born on 17 May 1891 at 05:00 (= 05:00 AM )
Place London, England, 51n30, 0w10
Timezone GMT h0e (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 25°59' s_mo.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 11°27 Asc.s_gemcol.18.gif 11°52'



2nd Duchess of Fife Princess Alexandra

Biography

British Royal, the first grandchild of King Edward VII.

On 15 October 1913, Princess Alexandra married Prince Arthur of Connaught at the Chapel Royal, St. James's Palace, London.

With her husband, Alexandra also carried out royal engagements on behalf of her uncle, King George V, and later for her cousin, King George VI. She also served as a Counsellor of State between 1937 and 1944.

Her only child, Prince Alastair of Connaught (9 August 1914 - 26 April 1943) was later styled Earl of Macduff and 2nd Duke of Connaught and Strathearn.

Princess Alexandra died on 26 February 1959.

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Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes official bulletin issued by "Dr. Williams, who was in attendance" in "Accouchement Of The Duchess Of Fife," The Times, 18 May 1891, p. 8: "East Sheen Lodge [Richmond, London], 17th May 1891. Her Royal Highness the Duchess of Fife gave birth to a daughter at 5 o'clock this morning."

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