House of Windsor


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Related to House of Windsor: House of Hanover, House of Tudor
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Noun1.House of Windsor - the British royal family since 1917
dynasty - a sequence of powerful leaders in the same family
Duke of Windsor, Edward, Edward VIII - King of England and Ireland in 1936; his marriage to Wallis Warfield Simpson created a constitutional crisis leading to his abdication (1894-1972)
Elizabeth, Elizabeth II - daughter of George VI who became the Queen of England and Northern Ireland in 1952 on the death of her father (1926-); "Elizabeth II is the head of state in Great Britain"
George V, George - King of Great Britain and Ireland and emperor of India from 1910 to 1936; gave up his German title in 1917 during World War I (1865-1936)
George VI, George - King of Great Britain and Ireland and emperor of India from 1936 to 1947; he succeeded Edward VIII (1895-1952)
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But we're all allowed to change - even members of the House of Windsor, not generally known for the speed with which it catches up with modern, progressive thought.
D WHITE wrote that the house of Windsor is dysfunctional and should be replaced with an elected head of state and a republic.
D WHITE wrote that the house of Windsor are dysfunctional and should be replaced with an elected head of state, making us a republic.
THE House of Windsor has seen four monarchs so far - George V, Edward VIII, George VI and the nation's longest reigning sovereign Elizabeth II.
1917: The British Royal Family adopted the name House of Windsor in place of House of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha.
She's brought back the beauty and the glamour that's been missing from the House of Windsor since Diana died.
and tipped to up support House of have become as dutiful Just a shortish international royal progress behind them and William and Kate, tipped to drum up Queen support for the House of Windsor, have become as boringly dutiful as the Queen, known for her "And where have YOU come from today?
George has become the poster baby for the House of Windsor.
3million concept mansion called The House of Windsor in the upmarket Brentwood district of Los Angeles.
1917:Amid anti-German feeling in World War I, the British Royal Family adopted the name House of Windsor in place of House of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha.
THEY mark the great historic moments of the House of Windsor.
00pm The monarch faces increasing challenges during the annus horribilis 1992, including the devastating fire at Windsor Castle and a surge in tabloid criticism which signalled the end of the age of deference toward the House of Windsor.