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Duchess of Windsor

(1896—1986) wife of Edward, duke of Windsor


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(1896–1986)

US wife of Edward, Duke of Windsor (Edward VIII). Her relationship with the king caused the abdication crisis in 1936. She remained in France after her husband died and lived as a recluse until her death.

Subjects: British History.


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