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date: 08 July 2020

Mountbatten, Louis Francis Albert Victor Nicholas, first Earl Mountbatten of Burmalocked

(1900–1979)
  • Philip Ziegler

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Mountbatten, Louis Francis Albert Victor Nicholas, first Earl Mountbatten of Burma (1900–1979), naval officer and viceroy of India, was born at Frogmore House, Windsor, on 25 June 1900 as Prince Louis of Battenberg, the younger son and the youngest of the four children of ...

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