Dedicated to the Memory of AmIAnnoying.com's BruceFollow Us on Twitter
Am I Annoying.com
Search Celebrities (By Last Name)
Search Collections
 Go
Advertising
In The News
 
Voting Station
Princess Marina, Duchess of Kent
Please vote to see the next celebrity (Voting Results will appear on Right Sidebar).
Royalty
    (December 13, 1906-August 27, 1968)
    Born in Athens, Greece
    Born Princess Marina of Greece and Denmark
    Married to Prince George, Duke of Kent (1934-1942)
    She was a smoker.
    British women took up smoking because they saw her smoking in public.
    She was very snobbish.
    She referred to her sisters-in-law, the Duchess of Gloucester and the Queen Mother, as 'those common little Scottish girls.'
    Although she was a princess of Greece, she had no Greek ancestry.
    She and her husband were cousins.
    Her husband was bisexual. (Can you say 'beard'?)
    Her family was deposed and she grew up poor.
    Her daughter-in-law, Princess Michael of Kent, is even more snobbish than she was, if that's possible.
    Her husband was killed in World War II, leaving her a widow with three small children.
    She was the last foreign-born princess to marry into the British royal family.
    The Kinks recorded a song called 'She's Bought a Hat Like Princess Marina.'
    She performed a lot of royal duties even after her husband's death.
    She died of a brain tumor.

Credit: Truffle


    For 2020, as of last week, Out of 57 Votes: 45.61% Annoying
    In 2018, Out of 66 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
    In 2018, Out of 129 Votes: 51.94% Annoying
    In 2017, Out of 55 Votes: 54.55% Annoying
    In 2016, Out of 6 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
    In 2015, Out of 10 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
    In 2014, Out of 31 Votes: 58.06% Annoying
    In 2013, Out of 16 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
    In 2012, Out of 13 Votes: 76.92% Annoying
    In 2011, Out of 23 Votes: 65.22% Annoying
    In 2010, Out of 54 Votes: 57.41% Annoying
    In 2009, Out of 75 Votes: 70.67% Annoying
 
Annoying Collections
Site News