The Duchess of Windsor, nee Wallis Warfield-Spencer, spent a considerable part of her life in Coronado, and still has family in Coronado. Photo courtesy Mark Gaulding, Duke & Duchess of Windsor Society.
a young Wallis Simpson her love story with Edward was a lonely one. Once he gave up the throne for her the royal family would have nothing to do with them,their social life ended, they were shunned and she had to take care of a husband dying of lung cancer.
"In the single year 1936 she became the most-talked-about, written-about, headlined and interest-compelling person in the world. In these respects no woman in history has ever equaled Mrs. Simpson, for no press or radio existed to spread the world news they made."