Item ITN/5/39/83 - The Duke of Windsor: A biography in pictures

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The Duke of Windsor: A biography in pictures


  • 16 May 1972 (Creation)

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(1955 - present)

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The Duke of Windsor celebrates his 78th birthday on 23 June. These photographers, many of them historic, illustrate a Royal life and career crowded with incident. Left: As the young Prince of Wales, he is presented to his people by his parents, King George V and Queen Mary, at Caernarvon Castle 1911. Right: As King Edward VIII, he shows concern for his people. Grace-faced he is seen at the Pontypool housing estate during a visit to the South Wales distressed areas in 1936

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