All posts tagged "princess alice"
Alice in Eastbourne: A Royal Holiday in 1878
In the summer of 1878, Queen Victoria’s second daughter, Princess Alice, Grand Duchess of Hesse, came to Eastbourne, because she had...Blog Posts6th May 2019
Remembering Alice, Duchess of Gloucester
She had been an integral part of the House of Windsor for almost seventy years; she was the oldest ever member...Blog Posts29th October 2018
The secret tragedy Princess Alice kept from Prince Henry
The third son of King George V and Queen Mary, Prince Henry, Duke of Gloucester was born on 31 March 1900....History30th May 2018
Looking back at the birth of Princess Alice
On 25 April 1843, Queen Victoria gave birth to a third child, her second daughter. Like all of Queen Victoria’s children,...Blog Posts2nd February 2018
Princess Alice of Hesse: A British Princess’s trip to Italy
In the spring of 1873, Queen Victoria’s second daughter, Alice, Princess of Great Britain and Ireland and Princess of Hesse by marriage,...Blog Posts1st January 2018
#OnThisDay in 1953 Princess Irene of Hesse and by Rhine, daughter of Princess Alice of the United Kingdom, died.
Princess Irene of Hesse and by Rhine died on this day in 1953. She was the third child and third daughter...Blog Posts11th November 2016