|Edward VII Memorial Arch,Calcutta Cultural India|
|Edward VII Memorial Arch,Calcutta - 1921|
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|Edward (front centre) in India, 1876en.wikipedia.com |
|King Edward XII, en.wikipedia.com|
After hi father's demise Edward married Alexandra of Denmark at St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle, on 10 March 1863. He was 21; she was 18. The couple established Marlborough House as their London residence and Sandringham House in Norfolk as their country retreat. They entertained on a lavish scale. However, Edward continued to have mistresses Edward left England on 26 September 1875 for India on an extensive eight-month tour; on the way, he visited Malta, Brindisi and Greece. His advisors remarked on his habit of treating all people the same, regardless of their social station or colour. When Queen Victoria died on 22 January 1901, Edward became King of the United Kingdom He died on the 6th of May 1910 and his funeral took place on 29th May. King Edward was buried at St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle.