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Prince Leopold George Duncan Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha (Wettin, Ernestiner), Prince of England, Duke of Albany

Birthdate: (30)
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 Francis (Albert) Augustus Charles Emmanuel von Sachsen-Coburg und Gotha, Duke, Prince consort of the United Kingdom and Victoria I Alexandrina of Hanover, Queen of The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, Empres
Husband of Princess Helena of Waldeck and Pyrmont, Duchess of Albany
Father of Princess Alice, Countess of Athlone and Carl Eduard, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha
Brother of 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; Princess Louise, Duchess of Argyll and 3 others

Occupation: prince, Duke of Albany
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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
April 7, 1853
- May 24, 1881
London, Greater London, United Kingdom
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
1881
May 24, 1881
- March 28, 1884
Age 28
London, Greater London, United Kingdom