Barbara Cartland

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Mary Barbara Hamilton McCorquodale (Cartland)

Birthdate: (98)
Birthplace: 31 Augustus Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham, England
Death: May 21, 2000 (98)
Hatfield, Hertfordshire, England
Place of Burial: Hatfield Estate, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, England
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Major James Bertram Falkner Cartland and Mary Hamilton Cartland
Wife of 2nd Lieut. Hugh McCorquodale, MC
Ex-wife of Captain Alexander George (Sachie) McCorquodale
Mother of Raine Spencer, Countess Spencer; <private> McCorquodale and <private> McCorquodale
Sister of Major John "Ronald" Hamilton Cartland and James Anthony Hamilton Cartland

Occupation: Novelist
Managed by: Private User
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About Barbara Cartland

" Dame Barbara Cartland, DBE (Order of the British Empire), CStJ (Venerable Order of Saint John)

Born at 31 Augustus Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham, as Mary Barbara Hamilton

Dame Barbara Cartland was an English author, known for her numerous romance novels. She also became one of the United Kingdom's most popular media personalities ,appearing often at public events and on television, dressed in her trademark pink and discoursing on love, health and social political issues. Other than her fictional romance books, she also wrote books on health and nutrition,advocating vitamin supplementation ,as well as biography's and stage plays. She was often billed as the Queen of Romance."



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Barbara Cartland's Timeline

July 9, 1901
31 Augustus Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham, England
September 9, 1929
Age 28
Newbury, Berkshire, England
May 21, 2000
Age 98
Hatfield, Hertfordshire, England
Hatfield Estate, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, England