Prince Leopold, Duke of Albany

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Leopold George Duncan Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha, Duke of Albany

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Buckingham Palace, London, Middlesex, England
Death: Died in Cannes, Alpes-Maritimes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
Cause of death: Morphine and alcohol / haemophilia
Place of Burial: St. George's Chapel, Windsor Castle, Windsor, England
Immediate Family:

Son of Albert, Prince Consort and Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom
Husband of Princess Helena Duchess of Albany
Father of Alice of Albany; Charles Edward, Duke of Saxe-Coburg; Princess Alice, Countess of Athlone and Carl Eduard, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha
Brother of Victoria, Princess Royal, German Empress & Queen of Prussia; Edward VII, King of the United Kingdom; Princess Alice of the United Kingdom; Prince Alfred, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha; Princess Helena of the United Kingdom and 3 others

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About Prince Leopold, Duke of Albany

The Prince Leopold, Duke of Albany, born Leopold George Duncan Albert, on April 7, 1853, at Buckingham Palace, London, died March 28, 1884, at Cannes, France, Buried St George's Chapel, Windsor.

Married:

  1. Princess Helena of Waldeck and Pyrmont

Prince Leopold and Princess Helena had two children:

  1. Princess Alice, Countess of Athlone
  2. Charles Edward, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha

Prince Leopold was the eighth child and fourth son of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha. Leopold was later created Duke of Albany, Earl of Clarence, and Baron Arklow. He had haemophilia, which led to his death at age 30.

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Prince Leopold, Duke of Albany's Timeline

1853
April 7, 1853
Buckingham Palace, London, Middlesex, England
June 20, 1853
Buckingham Palace, Westminster, Middlesex, ENG
June 20, 1853
Buckingham Palace, Westminster, London, Middlesex, England
June 28, 1853
St. James's, London, Britain (UK)
June 28, 1853
Bagshot Park , England
1872
1872
- 1876
Age 18
Christ Church, Oxford University, England
1876
May 30, 1876
Age 23
1882
April 27, 1882
Age 29
St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire, England
1883
February 25, 1883
Age 29
Windsor, Windsor and Maidenhead, United Kingdom
1883
Age 29