Prince Alfred, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha

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Alfred Ernest Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Herzog zu Sachsen-Coburg und Gotha, Duke of Edinburgh

Also Known As: "херцог Алфред", "Alfie"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Windsor Castle, Berkshire, England
Death: Died in Coburg, Sachsen-Coburg-Gotha, Deutschland(DKR)
Place of Burial: Herzoglichen Mausoleum Schloss Rosenau, Coburg, Sachsen-Coburg-Gotha, Deutschland(DKR)
Immediate Family:

Son of Albert, Prince Consort and Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom
Husband of Grand Duchess Maria of Russia
Father of Alfred, Hereditary Prince of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha; Maria Alexandra Victoria von Sachsen-Coburg-Gotha, Queen Consort of Romania; HRH Princess Victoria Melita of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha; Princess Alexandra of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Princess consort of Hohenlohe-Langenburg; Daughter von Sachsen-Coburg-Gotha, Prinzessin and 7 others
Brother of Victoria, Princess Royal, German Empress & Queen of Prussia; Edward VII, King of the United Kingdom; Princess Alice of the United Kingdom; Princess Helena of the United Kingdom; Princess Louise, Duchess of Argyll and 4 others

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About Prince Alfred, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha

  • Alfred Ernest Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha prince of the United Kingdom of Great Britain.

Went by the nick-name of Affie.

  • Knight, Order of the Garter (K.G.).
  • 1st Duke of Edinburgh [U.K.] on 24 May 1866.
  • 1st Earl of Ulster [U.K.] on 24 May 1866.
  • Duke of Strathearn on 24 May 1866.
  • 1st Earl of Kent [U.K.] on 24 May 1866.
  • Knight Grand Commander, Order of the Star of India (G.C.S.I.).
  • Knight Grand Commander, Order of the Star of India (G.C.S.I.).
  • Admiral of the Fleet.
  • Knight Grand Commander, Order of the Indian Empire (G.C.I.E.).
  • Knight Grand Cross, Order of the Bath (G.C.B.).
  • Knight, Order of the Thistle (K.T.).
  • Knight, Order of St. Patrick (K.P.).
  • Privy Counsellor (P.C.).
  • General in the service of the Prussian Army.

Links:

  • The Peerage
  • Geneall
  • Find a grave
  • Johann the Younger #1366
  • Biografi in Deutsch
  • Wikipedia: English Deutsch
  • Herzog von Sachsen-Coburg und Gotha: Reign 22 August 1893 - 30 july 1900
  • Title in German: Herzog von Sachsen, Herzog von Jülich, Kleve und Berg, von Engern und Westfalen, Landgraf in Thüringen, Markgraf von Meißen, Fürst von Henneberg, Graf von der Mark und Ravenstein, Herr von Ravenstein und Tonna u. a. m.; Herzog von Edinburgh, Graf von Kent und Graf von Ulster.

Predecessor: Ernest II Successor: Charles Edward

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Prince Alfred, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha's Timeline

1844
August 6, 1844
Windsor Castle, Berkshire, England
September 6, 1844
September 6, 1844
Windsor Castle, Berkshire, England
September 6, 1844
Private Chapel In Windsor Castle
September 6, 1844
Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire, ENG
1858
1858
Age 13
Hms Euryalus
1858
Age 13
Sandhurst, England
1866
1866
Age 21
Hms Galatea
1874
January 23, 1874
Age 29
St. Petersburg, Russia
October 15, 1874
Age 30
Westminster, London, Britain (UK)