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About Wallis Simpson
Wallis Simpson was an American socialite best remembered for being the person who King Edward III of the United Kingdom abdicated his throne in order to be free to marry. She later became known as the Duchess of Windsor after her marriage to Edward in 1937. She is regarded by many to be one of the most controversial figures in the history of Britain.
She was the only child of Alice Montague and Teackle Wallis Warfield.
She and her husband Edward were alleged to be supporters of Adolf Hitler, whom they visited in Germany in 1937.
She divorced her second husband Ernest Aldrich Simpson so she and Edward could get married.
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A woman's life can really be a succession of lives, each revolving around some emotionally compelling situation or challenge, and each marked off by some intense experience.Wallis Simpson
For a gallant spirit there can never be defeat.Wallis Simpson
I have always had the courage for the new things that life sometimes offers.Wallis Simpson
I never make a trip to the United States without visiting a supermarket. To me they are more fascinating than any fashion salon.Wallis Simpson
Wallis Simpson's Popularity
Wallis Simpson was a famous American wife of Edward VIII, who was born on June 19, 1896. As a person born on this date, Wallis Simpson is listed in our database as the 19th most popular celebrity for the day (June 19) and the 4th most popular for the year (1896).
People born on June 19 fall under the Zodiac sign of Gemini, the Twins. Wallis Simpson is the 420th most popular Gemini.
Aside from information specific to Wallis Simpson's birthday, Wallis Simpson is the 2981st most famous American.
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