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Wallis, Duchess o Windsor (born Bessie Wallis Warfield; an aa kent bi her mairied names o Wallis Spencer an Wallis Simpson; 19 Juin 1896[1] – 24 Apryle 1986) wis an American socialite. Her third husband, Prince Edward, Duke o Windsor, umwhile Keeng Edward VIII, abdicatit his throne tae mairy her.

Wallis
Duchess o Windsor
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Wallis Simpson in 1936
Born Bessie Wallis Warfield
19 Juin 1896(1896-06-19)[1]
Blue Ridge Summit, Pennsylvania, United States
Dee'd 24 Apryle 1986(1986-04-24) (aged 89)
4 route du Champ d'Entraînement, Paris
Buirial 29 April 1986
Royal Burial Ground, Frogmore, Windsor, Berkshire
Spouse Earl Winfield Spencer, Jr.
(m. 1916; div. 1927)

Ernest Aldrich Simpson
(m. 1928; div. 1937)

Prince Edward, Duke o Windsor
(m. 1937; d. 1972)
Faither Teackle Wallis Warfield
Mither Alice Montague
Seegnatur Wallis's signature

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Accordin tae 1900 census returns, she wis born in Juin 1895, which author Charles Higham assertit wis afore her parents' mairiage (Higham, p. 4). Author Greg King, notit that, tho Higham's "scandalous assertion of illegitimacy enlivens the telling of the Duchess's life", "the evidence to support it is slim indeed", an that it "strains credulity" (King, p. 11).