Princess Alice, Duchess of GloucesterGCB CI GCVO GBE GCStJ (née Alice Christabel Montagu Douglas Scott; 25 December 1901 – 29 October was the wife and then widow of Prince Henry, Duke of Gloucester, the third son of George V and Mary of Teck
Prince Henry, Duke of Gloucester, was born Henry William Frederick Albert on 31 March, 1900, the third son and fourth child of George V. He married Lady Alice Scott, known after their marriage as Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester. He was appointed Regent for his niece Elizabeth in the event that his brother George VI died and she ascended the throne before the age of 18. He served as a soldier most of his life. He also served as the 11th Governor-General of Australia from 1944-1947.
HRH the Dutchess of Gloucester wearing the Gloucester palmette tiara in one of its versions with a kunzite as centerpiece. she's also wearing a diamond and kunzite necklace and a pair of diamond earrings.
Women in history as portrayed in recent films: Anne Boleyn-The Other Boleyn Girl, Natalie Portman. Elizabeth I-Elizabeth: The Golden Age Marie Antoinette-Marie Antoinette Queen Victoria-Young Victoria, Emily Blunt.
The Duke And Duchess Of Gloucester Celebrating Their Wedding Anniversary Photographed At Home In Kensington Palace. He Is Wearing The Insignia Of The Grand Cross Of The Royal Victorian Order. (Photo by Tim Graham/Getty Images)