Princess Alice of Greece 1885 – 1969

Born – 25th February 1885 Died – 5th December 1969 Father – Prince Louis of Battenberg (1854 – 1921) Mother – Princess Victoria of Hesse (1863 – 1950) Spouse – m. 1903 – Prince Andrew of Greece and Denmark (1882 – 1944) Children – Margarita (1905 – 1981), Theodora (1906 – 1969), Cecilie (1911 – … Read more

Harry Gordon (Mr) Selfridge 1858 – 1947

Born – 11th January 1858 Died – 8th May 1947 Father – Robert Oliver Selfridge Mother – Lois Selfridge Spouse –  m. 1890 – Rosalie Buckingham Children – Chandler (1891), Rosalie (1893 – 1977), Violette (1897 – 1996), Harry (Gordon) (1900 – 1976), Beatrice (1901 – 1990) Known to History – Founder of Selfridges department … Read more

Winston Churchill 1874 – 1965

Born – 30th November 1874 Died – 24th January 1965 Father – Lord Randolph Churchill (1849 – 1895) Mother – Jannie Jerome (1854 – 1921) Spouse – m. 1908 – Clementine Hozier (1885 – 1977) Children – Diana (1909 – 1963); Randolph (1911 – 1968); Sarah (1914 – 1982); Marigold (1918 – 1921); Mary (1922 … Read more

Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom 1926 –

Born – 21st April 1926 Father – King George VI (1895 – 1952) Mother – Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon (1900 – 2002) Spouse – m. 1947 – Prince Philip (b. Children – Prince Charles (b. 1948), Princess Anne (b. 1950), Prince Andrew (b. 1960), Prince Edward (b. 1964) Queen of England – 1952 –  Predecessor – George … Read more

Gavrilo Princip 1894 – 1918

Born – 25th July 1894 Died – 28th April 1918 Father – Petar Princip Mother – Marija Mićić Spouse – not married Children – no children Known to History – Assassinated Franz Ferdinand  1894 (25th July) Gavrilo Princip was born to Petar and Marija Princip in Obalj, Bosnia and Herzegovina. He was the couple’s second … Read more

Adolf Hitler 1889 – 1945

Born – 20th April 1889 Died – 30th April 1945 Father – Alois Hitler (1837 – 1903) Mother – Klara Pölzl (1860 – 1907) Spouse – m.1945 – Eva Braun (1912 – 1945) Children – No children Chancellor of Germany – 1933 – 1945 Preceded by – Kurt von Schleicher – 1932 – 1933 Succeeded … Read more

Brian Epstein 1934 – 1967

Born – 19th September 1934 Died – 27th August 1967 Father – Harry Epstein Mother – Malka (Queenie) Epstein Spouse – None Children – None Known to History – Manager of The Beatles, Cilla Black, Gerry and the Pacemakers 1934 (19th September) Brian Samuel Epstein was born to Harry and Malka (known as Queenie) Epstein … Read more

Joseph Kennedy Sr 1888 – 1969

Born – 6th September 1888 Died – 18th November 1969 Father – Patrick Joseph Kennedy (1858 – 1929) Mother – Mary Augusta Hickey (1857 – 1923) Spouse – m. 1914 – Rose Fitzgerald (1890 – 1995) Children – Joseph Jr (1915 – 1944), John (1917 – 1963), Rosemary (1918 – 2005), Kathleen (1920 – 1948), … Read more

Anne Princess Royal 1950 – Present

Born – 15th August 1950 Father – Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (b. 1921) Mother – Queen Elizabeth II (b. 1926) Siblings – Charles Prince of Wales (b. 1948), Andrew Duke of York (b. 1960), Edward Earl of Wessex (b. 1964) Spouses – m. 1973 div. 1992 – Mark Phillips (b. 1948), m. 1992 – … Read more

Melania Trump 1970 – Present

Born – 26th April 1970 Father – Viktor Knavs (b. 1944) Mother – Amalija Ulcnik (b. 1945) Spouse – m. 2005 – Donald Trump (b. 1946) Children – Barron (b. 2006) First Lady of the United States – 1917 – Present Predecessor – Michelle Obama 1970 (26th April) Melania Trump was born Melanija Knavs to … Read more

Jacqueline (Jackie) Kennedy Onassis 1929 – 1994

Born – 28th July 1929 Died – 19th May 1994 Father – John Vernou Bouvier (1891 – 1957) Mother – Janet Norton Lee (1907 – 1989) Spouses – m. 1953 – US President John Fitzgerald Kennedy (1917 – 1963); m. 1968 – Aristotle Onassis (1906 – 1925) Children – by John F Kennedy – Arabella … Read more

Prince George Duke of Kent 1902 – 1942

Born – 20th December 1902 Died – 25th August 1942 Father – King George V (1865 – 1936) Mother – Mary of Teck (1867 – 1953) Spouse – m. 1934 – Princess Marina of Greece and Denmark (1906 – 1968) Children – Edward (b. 1935), Alexandra (b. 1936), Michael (b. 1942) Known to History – … Read more

Robert (Bobby) Kennedy 1925 – 1968

Born – 20th November 1925 Died – 6th June 1968 Father – Joseph Kennedy (1888 – 1969) Mother – Rose Fitzgerald (1890 – 1995) Spouse – m. 1950 – Ethel Skakel (b. 1928) Children – Kathleen (b. 1951), Joseph (b. 1952), Robert Jr (b. 1954), David (1955 – 1984), Courtney (b. 1956), Michael (1958 – … Read more

Martin Luther King 1929 – 1968

Born – 15th January 1929 Died – 4th April 1968 – assassinated Father – Rev Michael King (1899 – 1984) Mother – Alberta Williams (1904 – 1974) Spouse – m. 1953 – Coretta Scott (1927 – 2006) Children – Yolanda (1955 – 2007), Martin (b. 1957), Dexter (b. 1961), Bernice (b. 1963) Known to History … Read more

David Bowie 1947 – 2016

Born – 8th January 1947 Died – 10th January 2016 Father – Haywood Stenton (John) Jones (1912 – 1969) Mother – Margaret Mary (Peggy) Burns (1913 – 2001) Spouses – m. 1970, div. 1980 – Angie Barnett (b. 1949), m. 1992 – Iman Abdulmajid (b. 1955) Children – by Angie – Duncan Zowie (b. 1971); … Read more

Ernest Shackleton 1874 – 1922

Born – 15th February 1874 Died – 5th January 1922 Father – Henry Shackleton Mother – Henrietta Letitia Sophia Gavan Spouse – Emily Dorman (1868 – 1936) Children – Raymond (1905  – 1960), Cecily (1906 – 1957), Edward (1911 – 1994) Known to History – Antarctic Explorer 1874 (15th February) Ernest Shackleton was born in … Read more

Prince Charles, Duke of Cornwall 1948 – Present

Born – 14th November 1948 Father – Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (b.1921) Mother – Queen Elizabeth II (b.1926) Spouses – Diana Spencer (1961 – 1997), Camilla Parker-Bowles (b.1947) Children – by Diana – William (b.1982), Harry (b.1984) Prince of Wales – 1969 – Present Predecessor – Prince Edward – 1910 – 1936 1948 (14th … Read more

Leaders of the Soviet Union 1922 – 1991

A Timeline of Leaders of the Soviet Union from 1922 – 1991 See also: Tsars/ Emperors and Empresses of Russia 1547 – 1917 Presidents of Russia 1991 – Present Vladimir Lenin 30th December 1922 – 21st January 1924 Leader of the Bolshevik Party during the Russian Revolution, Lenin became leader of the Union of Soviet … Read more

Nikolai Bukharin 1888 – 1938

Born – 27th September 1888 Died – 15th March 1938 – executed Father – Ivan Gavrilovich Bukharin Mother – Liubov Ivanovna Bukharin Spouses – Esfir Gurvich; m. 1934 – Anna Larina (1914 – 1996) Children –  by Esfir – Svetlana (1922 -2003); by Anna Larina – Yuri Larin (b. 1936)  Known to History – Bolshevik revolutionary … Read more

Leon Trotsky 1879 – 1940

Born – 7th November 1879 Died – 21st August 1940 Father – David Leontyevich Bronstein (1847-1922) Mother – Anna Lvovna (1850-1910) Spouses – m. 1899 div. 1902 – Aleksandra Sokolovskaya (1872 – 1938); m. 1903 – Natalia Sedova (1882 – 1962) Children – by Aleksandra – Zinaida Volkova (1901 – 1933), Nina Nevelson (1902 – … Read more

Vladimir Ilyich Lenin 1870 – 1924

Born – 22nd April 1870 Died – 21st January 1924 Father – Ilya Nikolayevich Ulyanov (1831 – 1886) Mother – Maria Alexandrovna Blank (1835 – 1916) Spouse – m. 1898 – Nadezhda Krupskaya (1869 – 1939) Children – None See Also: Tsarist Russia 1870 (22nd April) Vladimir Lenin was born Vladimir Ilyich Ulyanov to Ilya … Read more

King Edward VII of Great Britain and Ireland 1841 – 1910

Born – 9th November 1841 Died – 6th May 1910 Father – Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (1819 – 1861) Mother – Queen Victoria (1819 – 1901) Spouse – Alexandra of Denmark (1844 – 1925) Children – Albert (1864 – 1892), King George V (1865 – 1936), Louise (1867 – 1931), Victoria (1868 – … Read more

King George V of the United Kingdom 1865 – 1936

King George V

Father – King Edward VII
Mother – Alexandra of Denmark
Spouse – Mary of Teck
Children – Edward, Albert, Victoria, Henry, George, John
King of England – 1910 – 1936
Predecessor – Edward VII – 1901 – 1910
Successor – Edward VIII – 1936

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King Edward VIII Duke of Windsor 1894 – 1972

King Edward VIIIFather – King George V
Mother – Mary of Teck
Spouse – Wallis Simpson
Children – None
King of England – 1936
Predecessor – George V – 1910 – 1936
Successor – George VI – 1936 – 1952

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Nicholas II Tsar of Russia 1868 – 1918

Born – 18th May 1868 Died – 17th July 1918 Royal House – Romanov Father – Tsar Alexander III of Russia (1845 – 1894) Mother – Maria Fyodorovna (1847 – 1928) Spouse – Alexandra Feodorovna – (1872 – 1918) Children – Olga (1895 – 1918), Tatiana (1897 – 1918), Maria (1899 – 1918), Anastasia (1901 … Read more