Royal Family Members

The immediate family of Kings, female monarchs, and Sultans is called a royal family. Sometimes, their extended family is also included in a royal family. A royal family generally includes the spouse of the current monarch, children, grandchildren, sisters, brothers, and cousins of the ruling monarch, and also their spouses. Surviving spouses of a deceased monarch is also part of a royal family. In some cases, the term royal family member is also used for great grandchildren and distant descendants of a monarch.

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 1 Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon

Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon.
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Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: August 21, 1930
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Glamis Castle, Scotland
Died: February 9, 2002

A rebellion at heart with a colourful personality, Princess Margaret Rose Windsor, Countess of Snowdon could not be more different from her reserved elder sister, Queen Elizabeth II. Known for her lavish lifestyle filled with parties and drinks and glamour, this fiercely independent Royal’s life was rocked with scandals and unfulfilled romances.

 2 Prince Philip

Prince Philip.
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Famous As: Husband of Queen Elizabeth II
Birthdate: June 10, 1921
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Mon Repos, Corfu, Greece
Died: April 9, 2021

Prince Philip was the husband of Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom. Born into the Greek and Danish royal families, he first met Elizabeth in 1934. After courting her for a few years, he married her in 1947. He was formally made a British prince in 1957. He was the oldest-ever male member of the British royal family. 

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 3 Charles, Prince of Wales

Charles, Prince of Wales.
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Famous As: Prince of Wales
Birthdate: November 14, 1948
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Buckingham Palace, London, England

The heir apparent to the British throne, Charles, Prince of Wales, is the eldest child of Queen Elizabeth II. He is a patron, president, and a member of over 400 charities and organizations. He is an environmentalist and is known for his support for alternative medicine. He has a deep interest in architecture and the conservation of historic buildings.

 4 Princess Diana

Princess Diana.
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Famous As: Member of the British Royal Family
Birthdate: July 1, 1961
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Sandringham
Died: August 31, 1997

The first wife of Charles, Prince of Wales, Princess Diana was a member of the British royal family. As a princess, she became known for her unconventional approach to charity work. She was celebrated as a style icon and fashionista as well. She divorced Charles in 1996 and died in a tragic car accident the following year.

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 5 Meghan Markle

Meghan Markle.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: August 4, 1981
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Meghan Markle, best known as Rachel Zane from the series Suits, became the Duchess of Sussex after marrying Britain’s Prince Harry in 2018. Following this, she quit acting. Meghan and Harry later stepped down from their royal roles and moved to the U.S. They later signed a deal with Netflix.

 6 Princess Anne

Princess Anne.
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Famous As: Daughter of Queen Elizabeth II
Birthdate: August 15, 1950
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Clarence House, Westminster, London

The second child of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, Princess Anne, is 14th in line to the throne as of May 2019. She is the royal couple’s only daughter. She is the patron of over 300 organizations and is known for her high-profile charity work. She is considered one of Britain's most popular royals.

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 7 Prince Harry

Prince Harry.
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Famous As: Younger Son of Charles, Prince of Wales
Birthdate: September 15, 1984
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: St Mary's Hospital, London, United Kingdom
England's Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex, is the younger son of Prince Charles and Princess Diana. He has served the British army in Afghanistan. He established the Invictus Games and also helps scores of charities. Along with wife Meghan Markle, he stepped down from all royal roles in 2020.
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 8 Prince Andrew, Duke of York

Prince Andrew, Duke of York.
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Famous As: Son of Queen Elizabeth II & Prince Philip
Birthdate: February 19, 1960
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Buckingham Palace
The second son of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Prince Andrew is the Duke of York. A trained pilot, he has extensively served in the Royal Navy for two decades. He has been involved in various charity causes like Fight for Sight which aims at preventing blindness. He has also been in controversy due to his close connections to convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein.
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 9 Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon

Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon.
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Famous As: British Queen
Birthdate: August 4, 1900
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Hitchin, London
Died: March 30, 2002
Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon, better known as The Queen Mother, was King George VI’s wife and the mother of Queen Elizabeth II and Princess Margaret. She ruled England as the Queen from 1936 to 1952, after which her daughter Elizabeth II took over. She was also the last empress of India.

 10 Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex

Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex.
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Famous As: Prince
Birthdate: March 10, 1964
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Buckingham Palace, London

Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex is the youngest child of Queen Elizabeth II. He supports the Queen of England in her official duties and has also assumed the duties of his father, Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. He has been granted the additional title of The Earl of Forfar by the Queen.

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 11 Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge

Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge.
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Famous As: The Duchess of Cambridge
Birthdate: January 9, 1982
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Royal Berkshire Hospital, Reading, England

Catherine “Kate” Middleton became the Duchess of Cambridge after her marriage to Prince William in 2011. Associated with countless charities, Kate and William started a mental-health campaign named Heads Together. Kate also gave rise to the “Kate Middleton effect" in the fashion world and was named to Time 100.

 12 Camilla Parker Bowles

Camilla Parker Bowles.
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Famous As: British duchess
Birthdate: July 17, 1947
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: London, England
Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, has mostly been in the news for being the long-time companion of her now-husband, Charles, Prince of Wales. They had been in a romantic relationship even when Charles was married to Princess Diana. Camilla is associated with charities working for osteoporosis patients and rape/sexual abuse victims.
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 13 Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor

Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor.
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Famous As: Son of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle
Birthdate: May 6, 2019
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: London

Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor is the son of Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, and Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex. He is the seventh person in the line of succession to the British throne. Although Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor was entitled to a courtesy title, his parents declined the title as they want him to grow up as a private citizen.

 14 Wallis Simpson

Wallis Simpson.
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Famous As: Socialite
Birthdate: June 19, 1896
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Square Cottage, Blue Ridge Summit, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Died: April 24, 1986

Wallis Simpson was an American socialite. She remains a controversial figure in the history of British politics as she played a major role in causing a constitutional crisis that eventually led to the abdication of British King Edward VIII. Edward VIII abdicated in order to marry Wallis as he could not marry Wallis, a divorcée, while remaining on the throne.

 15 Albert, Prince Consort

Albert, Prince Consort.
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Famous As: Prince of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Husband of Queen Victoria
Birthdate: August 26, 1819
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Schloss Rosenau, Coburg, Rödental, Germany
Died: December 14, 1861

Albert, Prince Consort was the husband of Queen Victoria who earned a reputation for promoting public causes like the abolition of slavery worldwide and educational reform. He also helped develop Britain's constitutional monarchy by guiding his wife during her dealings with Parliament. After his untimely death at age 42, Queen Victoria started wearing black for the remainder of her life. 

 16 Princess Alice of Battenberg

Princess Alice of Battenberg.
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Famous As: Princess Andrew of Greece and Denmark
Birthdate: February 25, 1885
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Windsor Castle, Windsor, United Kingdom
Died: December 5, 1969

Princess Alice of Battenberg, the great-granddaughter of Britain’s Queen Victoria, became Princess Andrew of Greece and Denmark in 1903 after her marriage. During the Second World War, she sheltered Jewish refugees and worked for the Red Cross. She was posthumously named a ‘Hero of the Holocaust’ by the British government in 2010. She was the mother-in-law of Queen Elizabeth II.

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 17 Prince George of Cambridge

Prince George of Cambridge.
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Famous As: Prince of Cambridge
Birthdate: July 22, 2013
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: St Mary's Hospital, London, United Kingdom

A member of the British royal family, Prince George of Cambridge is currently third in the line of succession to the throne. When he was just a toddler, George was identified as one of the best-dressed people in Britain. The clothing similar to what he wore sold better; his influence in the fashion business was called the royal baby effect

 18 Prince Louis of Cambridge

Prince Louis of Cambridge.
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Famous As: Member of the British Royal Family
Birthdate: April 23, 2018
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: St Mary's Hospital, London, England

Prince Louis of Cambridge is the second son of Catherine and Prince William. One of the members of the British royal family, Louis is behind his grandfather, father, brother, and sister in the line of succession to the throne; he is the first British prince to be ranked behind a sister after the enactment of the Perth Agreement

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 19 Sophie, Countess of Wessex

Sophie, Countess of Wessex
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Famous As: Noblewomen
Birthdate: January 20, 1965
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: radcliffe infirmary, Oxford, England

 20 Prince Michael of Kent

Prince Michael of Kent.
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Famous As: Business person
Birthdate: July 4, 1942
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Coppins, Iver, Buckinghamshire, England

A member of the British royal family, Prince Michael of Kent is a grandson of King George V and Queen Mary. He is currently 48th in the line of succession to the British throne. He is a businessman and runs his own consultancy business with operations across the world. He has a keen interest in sports and is a Freemason.

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 21 Princess Cecilie of Greece and Denmark

Princess Cecilie of Greece and Denmark
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Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: June 22, 1911
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Tatoi Palace, Tatoi, Greece
Died: November 16, 1937

 22 Prince John of the United Kingdom

Prince John of the United Kingdom
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Famous As: Prince
Birthdate: July 12, 1905
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: York Cottage, England
Died: January 18, 1919
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 23 Princess Victoria of Hesse and by Rhine

Princess Victoria of Hesse and by Rhine
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Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: April 5, 1863
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire, England
Died: September 24, 1950

 24 Fatimah bint Muhammad

Fatimah bint Muhammad
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Famous As: Daughter of Muḥammad
Birthdate: 0615 AD
Birthplace: Mecca, Saudi Arabia
Died: August 18, 0632
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 25 Sarah Churchill, Duchess of Marlborough

Sarah Churchill, Duchess of Marlborough.
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Famous As: Close Friend of Queen Anne
Birthdate: June 5, 1660
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: St Albans, Hertfordshire, Kingdom of England
Died: October 18, 1744

 26 Prince Louis of Battenberg

Prince Louis of Battenberg
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Famous As: Admiral
Birthdate: May 24, 1854
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Graz, Austria
Died: September 11, 1921
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 27 Princess Charlotte of Wales

Princess Charlotte of Wales
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Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: January 7, 1796
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Carlton House, London, England
Died: November 6, 1817

 28 Betty Ford

Betty Ford.
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Famous As: Former First Lady of the United States
Birthdate: April 8, 1918
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: July 8, 2011

Betty Ford served as the First Lady of the US from 1974 to 1977. One of the most popular First Ladies in history, Ford was a passionate supporter of abortion rights and worked towards raising breast cancer awareness. She commented on topics like sex, drugs, abortion, and equal pay. In 1991, she was honored with the Presidential Medal of Freedom.

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 29 Frederik, Crown Prince of Denmark

Frederik, Crown Prince of Denmark.
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Famous As: Eldest Son of Queen of Denmark Margrethe II
Birthdate: May 26, 1968
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark

Frederik, Crown Prince of Denmark is the first in order of succession to the Danish throne. Frederik has various interests that range from climate change to sports. He often encourages the people of Denmark to stay active and healthy. He has also established the Crown Prince Frederik's Foundation, which aims to provide financial support to students and encourage scientific expeditions.

 30 Seretse Khama

Seretse Khama
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: July 1, 1921
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Serowe, Botswana
Died: July 13, 1980
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 31 Madame de Pompadour

Madame de Pompadour
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Famous As: Noblewomen
Birthdate: December 29, 1721
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: April 15, 1764

 32 Princess Sophie of Greece and Denmark

Princess Sophie of Greece and Denmark
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Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: June 26, 1914
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Mon Repos, Corfu, Greece
Died: November 24, 2001
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 33 Charlene, Princess of Monaco

Charlene, Princess of Monaco
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Famous As: Swimmer
Birthdate: January 25, 1978
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Bulawayo, Zimbabwe

 34 Hind bint Maktoum Al Maktoum

Hind bint Maktoum Al Maktoum
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Famous As: Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum's wife
Birthdate: February 12, 1962
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Unknown

 35 Prince William

Prince William.
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Famous As: The Duke of Cambridge
Birthdate: June 21, 1982
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Paddington, London, United Kingdom
Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, the elder son of Prince Charles and Princess Diana is the second in the line to the throne of Britain. He is a trained pilot. He is also associated with a number of charities, including those related to mental-health awareness and environmental issues. 

 36 Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani

Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani.
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Famous As: Former Emir of Qatar
Birthdate: January 1, 1952
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Doha, Qatar

Born into the royal family of Qatar, Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani was educated at the Royal Military Academy at Sandhurst. He served in the Qatar army and reigned as the Emir of Qatar. His reign witnessed women vote and run for office for the first time in the country.

 37 Charlotte Casiraghi

Charlotte Casiraghi.
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Famous As: Editor-at-large, Equestrian Sports Ambassador
Birthdate: August 3, 1986
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Princess Grace Hospital Centre, La Colle, Monte Carlo, Monaco
Charlotte Casiraghi, daughter of Caroline, Princess of Hanover, and Italian industrialist Stefano Casiraghi, has worked as a journalist with magazines such as Above and has also launched her own publication, Ever Manifesto. She is also a skilled equestrian and has founded the philosophy-oriented group Les Rencontres Philosophiques de Monaco.

 38 Prince Arthur, Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

Prince Arthur, Duke of Connaught and Strathearn
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Famous As: Military officer
Birthdate: May 1, 1850
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Buckingham Palace, England
Died: January 16, 1942

 39 James Francis Edward Stuart

James Francis Edward Stuart.
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Famous As: Prince
Birthdate: June 10, 1688
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: St. James's Palace, London, Kingdom of England, United Kingdom
Died: January 1, 1766

James Francis Edward Stuart, or The Old Pretender, was the son of King James II. Following his father’s death, he reigned as James III of England and Ireland and as James VIII of Scotland. He failed to claim the British throne during the 1715 Jacobite revolt.

 40 Princess Marina of Greece and Denmark

Princess Marina of Greece and Denmark
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Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: December 13, 1906
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Athens, Greece
Died: August 27, 1968

 41 Princess Feodora of Leiningen

Princess Feodora of Leiningen
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Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: December 7, 1807
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Amorbach, Germany
Died: September 23, 1872

 42 Haakon, Crown Prince of Norway

Haakon, Crown Prince of Norway
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Famous As: Heir apparent
Birthdate: July 20, 1973
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Oslo, Norway

 43 Princess Margarita of Greece and Denmark

Princess Margarita of Greece and Denmark
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Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: April 18, 1905
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Old Royal Palace, Athens, Greece
Died: April 24, 1981

 44 Hussein, Crown Prince of Jordan

Hussein, Crown Prince of Jordan
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Famous As: Prince
Birthdate: June 28, 1994
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Amman, Jordan

 45 John of Gaunt

John of Gaunt
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Famous As: Nobleman
Birthdate: March 6, 1340
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Ghent, Belgium
Died: February 3, 1399

 46 William, German Crown Prince

William, German Crown Prince
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Famous As: Military commander
Birthdate: May 6, 1882
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Marmorpalais, Potsdam, Germany
Died: July 20, 1951

 47 Prince Ernst August of Hanover

Prince Ernst August of Hanover
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Famous As: Prince
Birthdate: February 26, 1954
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Hanover, Germany

 48 Georg Friedrich, Prince of Prussia

Georg Friedrich, Prince of Prussia
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Famous As: Prince
Birthdate: June 10, 1976
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Bremen, Germany

 49 Françoise d'Aubigné, Marquise de Maintenon

Françoise d'Aubigné, Marquise de Maintenon.
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Famous As: Louis XIV of France's Wife
Birthdate: November 27, 1635
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Niort, France
Died: April 15, 1719

Françoise d'Aubigné was a French noblewoman. She was secretly married to King Louis XIV and was one of his closest advisers. She was never considered the queen of France and served as the royal children's governess. She was born in an impoverished family and was previously married to poet Paul Scarron. She married Louis years after Scarron’s death.

 50 Ernest I, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha

Ernest I, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha
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Famous As: Duke
Birthdate: January 2, 1784
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Coburg, Germany
Died: January 29, 1844
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