Princess Alice of Battenberg

1885 - 1969

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Princess Victoria Alice Elizabeth Julia Marie of Battenberg (25 February 1885 – 5 December 1969) was the mother of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, and mother-in-law of Queen Elizabeth II. A great-granddaughter of Queen Victoria, Alice was born in Windsor Castle and grew up in Great Britain, 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. She was congenitally deaf. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Princess Alice of Battenberg has received more than 13,488,856 page views. Her biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 31 in 2019). Princess Alice of Battenberg is the 90th most popular nobleman (up from 166th in 2019), the 369th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 614th in 2019) and the 19th 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 90 out of 843Before her are Maria Josepha of Saxony, Dauphine of France, Dmitry Donskoy, Princess Victoria of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld, Amadeus VIII, Duke of Savoy, William IX, Duke of Aquitaine, and Duchess Helene in Bavaria. After her are Élisabeth Charlotte d'Orléans, Princess Elisabeth of Hesse and by Rhine, John of Gaunt, Maria Goretti, Princess Margaret of Connaught, and Anne, Princess Royal.

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Among people born in 1885, Princess Alice of Battenberg ranks 20Before her are Vladimir Tatlin, André Maurois, Ernst Busch, Karen Horney, Umberto Nobile, and Mikhail Frunze. After her are D. H. Lawrence, Ernst Bloch, Sabina Spielrein, Yakov Sverdlov, George de Hevesy, and Heinrich Brüning. Among people deceased in 1969, Princess Alice of Battenberg ranks 22Before her are Otto Dix, Morihei Ueshiba, Jan Palach, Brian Jones, C. F. Powell, and Sonja Henie. After her are Victoria Eugenie of Battenberg, Levi Eshkol, Arthur Friedenreich, Witold Gombrowicz, Dominique Pire, and Boris Karloff.

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Among people born in United Kingdom, Princess Alice of Battenberg ranks 369 out of 6,924Before her are Richard of York, 3rd Duke of York (1411), Thomas Cook (1808), Mary Somerville (1780), Robert Edwards (1925), John Knox (1514), and Edmund I (921). After her are Stuart Sutcliffe (1940), William Godwin (1756), Henry Moseley (1887), Thomas Carlyle (1795), Henry Fox Talbot (1800), and George Eliot (1819).

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