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Princess Alice of Battenberg

1885 - 1969

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Princess Alice of Battenberg (Victoria Alice Elizabeth Julia Marie; 25 February 1885 – 5 December 1969) was the mother of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, mother-in-law of Queen Elizabeth II, and paternal grandmother of King Charles III. After marrying Prince Andrew of Greece and Denmark in 1903, she adopted the style of her husband, becoming Princess Andrew of Greece and Denmark. A great-granddaughter of Queen Victoria, Alice was born in Windsor Castle and grew up in the United Kingdom, Germany and Malta. A Hessian princess by birth, she was a member of the Battenberg family, a morganatic branch of the House of Hesse-Darmstadt. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Princess Alice of Battenberg has received more than 16,325,111 page views. Her biography is available in 43 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 35 in 2019). Princess Alice of Battenberg is the 75th most popular nobleman (up from 90th in 2019), the 304th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 369th in 2019) and the 18th most popular British Nobleman.

Princess Alice of Battenberg was a member of the British royal family who married Prince Andrew of Greece and Denmark. She was the mother of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, the husband of Queen Elizabeth II.

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Among noblemen, Princess Alice of Battenberg ranks 75 out of 842Before her are Princess Märtha of Sweden, Albert II, Prince of Monaco, Philip the Bold, Prince Gustaf Adolf, Duke of Västerbotten, Elisabeth Farnese, and Maria Alexandrovna. After her are Francesco I de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany, Dmitry Donskoy, Henri, Grand Duke of Luxembourg, Maria Josepha of Saxony, Dauphine of France, Pepin of Landen, and Sigurd Snake-in-the-Eye.

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Among people born in 1885, Princess Alice of Battenberg ranks 14Before her are François Mauriac, Ezra Pound, Faisal I of Iraq, George S. Patton, Robert Delaunay, and Karen Horney. After her are Chester W. Nimitz, André Maurois, Ernst Busch, Umberto Nobile, D. H. Lawrence, and Vladimir Tatlin. Among people deceased in 1969, Princess Alice of Battenberg ranks 19Before her are Rocky Marciano, Otto Stern, Jack Kerouac, Saud of Saudi Arabia, Morihei Ueshiba, and Jan Palach. After her are Otto Dix, C. F. Powell, Victoria Eugenie of Battenberg, Levi Eshkol, Dominique Pire, and Arthur Friedenreich.

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Among people born in United Kingdom, Princess Alice of Battenberg ranks 304 out of 7,765Before her are Thomas Becket (1119), Richard Cromwell (1626), Frederick Sanger (1918), William Henry Bragg (1862), Tim Berners-Lee (1955), and Richard Trevithick (1771). After her are Peter Ustinov (1921), Emmeline Pankhurst (1858), Halford Mackinder (1861), Æthelred the Unready (968), Patrick Stewart (1940), and John Hurt (1940).

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