Alfred, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha

Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (1844-1900)

Alfred, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (Alfred Ernest Albert; 6 August 1844 – 30 July 1900) was the third Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha between 1893 and 1900. He was the second son of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert. He died of throat cancer in Coburg, Germany in 1900 age 55 he died six days before his 56 th birthday his wife Grand Duchess Maria Alexandrovna out lived him by 20 years 3 months dying age 67 eight days after her 67 th birthday in 1920 .

Alfred, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha
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Born
Alfred Ernest Albert

6 August 1844
Died30 July 1900
Spouse(s)Grand Duchess Maria Alexandrovna of Russia
ChildrenAlfred, Hereditary Prince of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha
Marie, Queen of Romania
Victoria Melita, Grand Duchess of Russia
Alexandra, Princess of Hohenlohe-Langenburg
Princess Beatrice, Duchess of Galliera
Parent(s)Queen Victoria
Albert, Prince Consort