Item ITN/5/39/86 - 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. The Prince of Wales, a fearless horseman, is seen in the hunting field in April 1923; 24 years later, and now the Duke of Windsor, he is pictured with the Duchess on board the liner Queen Elizabeth. They were crossing from New York to Southampton in May 1947 [half image missing]

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