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      m. 1937 - 1972

  2. Wallis, Duchess of Windsor (born Bessie Wallis Warfield; 19 June 1896 – 24 April 1986), known as Wallis Simpson, was an American socialite and wife of the Duke of Windsor, the former King-Emperor Edward VIII. Their intention to marry and her status as a divorcée caused a constitutional crisis that led to Edward's abdication.

  3. Jun 19, 2013 · Wallis Simpson, American socialite who became the wife of Prince Edward, duke of Windsor (Edward VIII), after the latter had abdicated the British throne in 1936 in order to marry her, since—as a woman twice divorced—she was socially and politically unacceptable as a prospective British queen.

  4. Aug 22, 2021 · Edward VIII, also called (from 1936) Prince Edward, duke of Windsor, in full Edward Albert Christian George Andrew Patrick David, (born June 23, 1894, Richmond, Surrey, England—died May 28, 1972, Paris, France), prince of Wales (1911–36) and king of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and of the British dominions and emperor of India from January 20 to December 10 ...

  5. Edward VIII, Duke of Windsor (1894 - 1972) and his wife Wallis, Duchess of Windsor (born Bessie Wallis Warfield, later Spencer and Simpson, 1896 - 1986) attend the premiere party after a showing of the documentary 'A King's Story,' based on his memoirs, New York, New York, May 24, 1967.

  6. Sep 28, 2021 · A diamond and ruby bracelet given by Edward, duke of Windsor, to his wife, Wallis Simpson, duchess of Windsor, in 1938 is going up for auction for the first time since it was first sold after her ...

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  7. Jan 03, 2020 · WALLIS SIMPSON is believed to have actually been in love with someone other than Prince Edward, the Duke of Windsor, according to unearthed letters. By Kate Nicholson 18:35, Fri, Jan 3, 2020 ...

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  8. Aug 08, 2016 · One of the most interesting yet little known aspects of World War II was the role played by the Duke of Windsor, previously King Edward VIII of England, and his covert relationship with Adolf Hitler’s Germany. In 1936, Edward abdicated the British throne to marry an American divorcée, Wallis Warfield Simpson.

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