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Prinsesse Alexandra af Denmark

English: Queen Alexandra (Alexandra Carolina Marie Charlotte Louise Julia; 1 December 1844 – 20 November 1925) was Queen Consort to Edward VII of the United Kingdom and thus Empress of India during her husband's reign. Prior to that, she was Princess of Wales from 1863 to 1901 (the longest anyone has ever held that title). From 1910, until her death, she was the Queen Mother, being a queen and the mother of the reigning monarch, George V of the United Kingdom, though she was more generally styled "Her Majesty Queen Alexandra" (see English Queen Mothers).


Edward VII and Alexandra had six children in total:

Name Birth Death Marriage
Prince Albert Victor, Duke of Clarence 8 January 1864 14 January 1892 No issue.
King George V 3 June 1865 20 January 1936 Mary of Teck (26 May 1867 – 24 March 1953) Had issue.
Princess Louise, Princess Royal and Duchess of Fife 20 February 1867 4 January 1931 Alexander Duff, 1st Duke of Fife (10 November 1849 – 12 January 1912) Had issue.
Princess Victoria Alexandra 6 July 1868 3 December, 1935 No issue.
Princess Maud 26 November, 1869 20 November 1938 Prince Carl of Denmark, later King Haakon VII of Norway (3 August 1872 – 21 September 1957) Had issue.
Prince Alexander John 6 April 1871 7 April 1871

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