Today in History - June 9th. 1923 - Princess Helena of the United Kingdom

Princess Helena Augusta Victoria was born on May 25th. 1846 in
Buckingham Palace as the third daughter and fifth child of
Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom and Prince Albert.

See also the page: Descendants of Queen Victoria: Children & Grandchildren
on top of my blog.


Princess Helena - Source picture: Wikipedia


A German nickname for Helena was Helenchen later shorted as
Lenchen.

On July 5th. 1855 princess Helena married Prince Christian of Schleswig-Holstein
in the private chapel of Windsor Chapel. The couple had 6 children.

Princess Helena died on June 9th. 1923 in Schomberg House.