Duchess of Windsor

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Noun1.Duchess of Windsor - United States divorcee whose marriage to Edward VIII created a constitutional crisis leading to his abdication
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ELIZABETH Our Queen on Channel 5 this week featured fascinating footage of the Queen chatting with Wallis, Duchess of Windsor, at the Duke's funeral in 1972.
1986: Wallis, Duchess of Windsor, the American widow of Edward, Duke of Windsor, died in Paris, aged 89.
This practice survived into the 20th century: the ultra-fashionable Wallis, Duchess of Windsor, was but one of very many to order new pieces made from old; sadly, the same fate befell many superb pre-war pieces during the 1980s.