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List of the members of the Battenberg family, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This list includes the names of each famous person in the Battenberg family, along with information like where each person was born. If you're doing research on historic members of the Battenberg family, then this list is the perfect jumping off point for finding out which notable people are included. The Battenberg family has held prominence in the world dating back many years, so it's no wonder that many people have a fascination with its members. While this is not an exact family tree, it does show a list of many popular members of the Battenberg family.

Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh and Louis Mountbatten, 1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma are a great starting point for your to rank your favorites on this list

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Prince Philip, Duke of E... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Members of the Battenberg Family
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Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (born Prince Philip of Greece and Denmark, 10 June 1921), is the husband of Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom and the other Commonwealth realms. Philip was born into the Greek and Danish royal families. He was born in Greece, but his family was exiled from the country when he was an infant. After being educated in France, Germany and the United Kingdom, he joined the British Royal Navy in 1939, aged 18. From July 1939, he began corresponding with the 13-year-old Princess Elizabeth, whom he had first met in 1934. During the Second World War he served with distinction in the Mediterranean and Pacific Fleets. After the war, Philip was granted permission ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 98

Birthplace: Mon Repos, Corfu

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Princess Beatrice of the... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Members of the Battenberg Family
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Princess Beatrice of the United Kingdom, (Beatrice Mary Victoria Feodore; later Princess Henry of Battenberg; 14 April 1857 – 26 October 1944) was the fifth daughter and youngest child of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert. Beatrice was the last of Queen Victoria's children to die, 66 years after the first, her elder sister Alice. Beatrice's childhood coincided with Queen Victoria's grief following the death of her husband on 14 December 1861. As her elder sisters married and left their mother, the Queen came to rely on the company of her youngest daughter, whom she called "Baby" for most of her childhood. Beatrice was brought up to stay with her mother always and she soon resigned herself to ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 87 (1857-1944)

Birthplace: Buckingham Palace, London, England

Prince Henry of Battenbe... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Members of the Battenberg Family
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Prince Henry of Battenberg (Henry Maurice; 5 October 1858 – 20 January 1896) was a morganatic descendant of the Grand Ducal House of Hesse. He became a member of the British Royal Family by marriage to Queen Victoria's youngest child, Princess Beatrice of the United Kingdom. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 38 (1858-1896)

Birthplace: Milan, Italy

Louis Mountbatten, 1st E... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Members of the Battenberg Family
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Louis Mountbatten, 1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma

Louis Francis Albert Victor Nicholas Mountbatten, 1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma, (born Prince Louis of Battenberg; 25 June 1900 – 27 August 1979) was a British Royal Navy officer and statesman, an uncle of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, and second cousin once removed of Queen Elizabeth II. During the Second World War, he was Supreme Allied Commander, South East Asia Command (1943–1946). He was the last Viceroy of India (1947) and the first Governor-General of independent India (1947–1948). From 1954 to 1959, Mountbatten was First Sea Lord, a position that had been held by his father, Prince Louis of Battenberg, some forty years earlier. Thereafter he served as Chief of the Defence Staff ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 79 (1900-1979)

Birthplace: Frogmore House, United Kingdom