Birgitte, Duchess of Gloucester

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Birgitte Eva van Deurs (Henriksen), Duchess of Gloucester, GCVO, DStJ

Also Known As: "Birgitte /von Deurs/ av Danmark"
Current Location:: London, Greater London, UK
Birthdate: (69)
Birthplace: Odense, Syddanmark, Danmark
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Asger Preben Knud Wissing Henriksen and Vivian Vibeke Jeanne Fritze Henrikson
Wife of Prince Richard, Duke of Gloucester
Mother of Alexander Windsor, Earl of Ulster; Lady Davina Lewis and Lady Rose Gilman

Occupation: Duchess of Gloucester
Managed by: Henn Sarv
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About Birgitte, Duchess of Gloucester

As a result of her marriage, Birgitte Eva van Deurs was styled as Princess Brigitte of Gloucester on 8 July 1972.3 As a result of her marriage, Birgitte Eva van Deurs was styled as Duchess of Gloucester on 10 June 1974.3 She was invested as a Dame Grand Cross, Royal Victorian Order (G.C.V.O.) in 1989.4 She was invested as a Dame of Grace, Most Venerable Order of the Hospital of St. John of Jerusalem

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Birgitte, Duchess of Gloucester's Timeline

June 20, 1946
Odense, Syddanmark, Danmark
July 8, 1972
Age 26
Barnwell Parish Church, Barnwell, Northamptonshire, England
October 24, 1974
Age 28
St. Mary's Hospital, Paddington, London, England
November 19, 1977
Age 31
St. Mary's Hospital, Paddington, London
March 1, 1980
Age 33
London, Paddington, England, UK