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Edward, Prince, duke of Kent and Strathearnlocked

(1767–1820)
  • Elizabeth Longford

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Edward, Prince, duke of Kent and Strathearn (1767–1820), the fourth son of George III (1738–1820) and Queen Charlotte (1744–1818), was born on 2 November 1767 at Buckingham House, London. After an up-and-down career in the army, he became the father of Queen Victoria...

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