Category:Alexander Duff, 1st Duke of Fife

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English: Alexander William George Duff, 1st Duke of Fife, KG, KT, GCB, GCVO, PC (10 November 1849–12 January 1912), styled Viscount Macduff between 1857 and 1879 and The Earl Fife between 1879 and 1889, was a Scottish peer who married Princess Louise of Wales, the third child and eldest daughter of King Edward VII of the United Kingdom and Queen Alexandra.


Alexander Duff, 1st Duke of Fife 
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British politician
Wikipedia
Date of birth 10 November 1849
Edinburgh
Date of death 29 January 1912
Aswan
Place of burial
Country of citizenship
Educated at
  • Eton College
Occupation
Member of political party
  • Liberal Party
Position held
  • Captain of the Honourable Corps of Gentlemen-at-Arms (Charles Gordon, 11th Marquess of Huntly, George Coventry, 9th Earl of Coventry)
  • Member of the 21st Parliament of the United Kingdom (United Kingdom general election, 1874, 31 January 1874, Elginshire and Nairnshire, 7 August 1879)
Noble title
Father
  • James Duff, 5th Earl Fife
Mother
  • Agnes Duff, Countess Fife
Child
Spouse
Work location
Award received
  • Knight Grand Cross of the Royal Victorian Order (2 February 1901)
  • Royal Victorian Chain (1902)
Authority control
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