Prince Andrew was born at the Tatoi Palace just north of Athens on 2 February 1882, the fourth son of George I of Greece. A member of the House of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, he was a prince of both Greece and Denmark, as his father was a younger son of Christian IX of Denmark.
Jul 05, 2019 · Prince Andrew of Greece and Denmark (Greek: Ανδρέας; 2 February [ O.S. 20 January] 1882 – 3 December 1944) of the House of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, was the seventh child and fourth son of King George I of Greece and Olga Constantinovna of Russia.
Prince Andrew of Greece and Denmark was born in Athens, Greece, as the fourth son and seventh overall child of the King of Greece and Denmark, King George I. His mother was a Russian royal, Olga Constantinovna.
Jul 09, 2021 · Andrew was the son of King George I, a German speaking Danish Prince and also King of Greece, and the Russian Grand Duchess Olga Konstantinova. King Edward VII and Tsar Alexander III were his brothers-in-law, and King George V of England, Tsar Nicholas II, King Christian X of Denmark and King Haakon VII of Norway were his nephews.
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Princess Alice met Prince Andrew of Greece and Denmark (known as Andrea within the family), the fourth son of King George I of Greece and Olga Constantinovna of Russia, while in London for King Edward VII 's coronation in 1902. They married in a civil ceremony on 6 October 1903 at Darmstadt.
Prince Andrew, although far behind in the line of succession, was the son of King George I and Queen Olga of Greece. They were highly respected among the European monarchs and had good relations with the UK, Germany, Russia and Denmark. The wedding took place on 6th October 1903 at Darmstadt. It was attended by a large gathering of royal guests.
Oct 07, 2017 · Andrew was legally a Greek prince and he was born in Athens, but he possessed no Greek heritage and his family didn’t consider itself Greek. His father was King George I of Greece, who arrived in Athens for the first time at the age of 17 in 1863.
Jul 14, 2019 · Her father was the Grand Prince Andrew of Greece and Denmark and her mother, the Princess Alice of Battenberg. On 22nd June 1911, she was born at the summer estate of the Greek Royal Family at Tatoi. Princess Cecilie of Greece and Denmark’s siblings included Margarita, Theodora and Princess Sophie of Greece and Denmark.
May 28, 2021 · His parents, Prince Andrew of Greece and Denmark and Princess Alice of Battenberg, were in line for the Greek throne, before they were exiled when Philip was 18 months old.
Apr 15, 2021 · The Father: Prince Andrew of Greece and Denmark Debonair, charming, and tragically careless, Prince Andrew, according to one relative, could treat anything life threw at him as a joke. His son...