Katharine, Duchess of Kent

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Katharine
Duchess of Kent (more)
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The Duchess at Trooping the Colour, June 2013
BornKatharine Lucy Mary Worsley
(1933-02-22) 22 February 1933 (age 86)
Hovingham Hall, Yorkshire, England
Spouse
Issue
HouseWindsor (by marriage)
FatherSir William Worsley, 4th Bt.
MotherJoyce Brunner
ReligionRoman Catholicism
prev. Anglicanism

Katharine, Duchess of Kent, GCVO (born Katharine Lucy Mary Worsley; 22 February 1933), is a member of the British Royal Family. Her husband, Prince Edward, Duke of Kent, is a first cousin of Queen Elizabeth II.

The Duchess of Kent became famous her conversion to Catholicism in 1994, the first member of the Royal Family to convert publicly since 1701.[1] The Duchess of Kent is strongly associated with the world of music, and has performed as a member of several choirs.

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  1. "The Army wife who would occasionally don a tiara". The Telegraph. 19 June 1999. Retrieved 24 March 2018.

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