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Johanna Möller
Johanna Möller • 1 year ago

The Lady Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon (1900-2002). She was a daughter of Claude Bowes-Lyon The 14th Earl of Strathmore & Kinghorne and his wife, Cecilia Cavendish-Bentinck. She was The Duchess of York (1923-1936), Queen of the United Kingdom (1936-1952), and Empress of India (1936-1947) as the wife of King George VI. Her children were Queen Elizabeth II and Princess Margaret of the United Kingdom.

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