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Helena, Princess [married name Princess Christian of Schleswig-Holstein] (1846-1923)

John Van der Kiste

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/41067
Helena, Princess [married name Princess Christian of Schleswig-Holstein] (1846-1923)

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Helena, Princess [married name Princess Christian of Schleswig-Holstein] (1846-1923)was born Helena Augusta Victoria in London at Buckingham Palace on 25 May 1846, the third daughter and fifth child of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert. Her pet name in the family throughout her life was Lenchen. A lively child, fearless and ...

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