Gerald David Lascelles ( / ˈlæsəls /; 21 August 1924 – 27 February 1998) was the younger son of Henry Lascelles, 6th Earl of Harewood and Mary, Princess Royal, the only daughter of King George V and Queen Mary. He was a first cousin of Queen Elizabeth II. He was styled The Honourable Gerald Lascelles.
- 21 August 1924, Goldsborough Hall, Yorkshire
- Henry Lascelles, 6th Earl of Harewood, Mary, Princess Royal
23 mag 2018 · August 21, 1924. Birthplace: Goldsborough Hall, Yorkshire, England. Death: February 27, 1998 (73) Bergerac, Dordogne, France. Immediate Family: Son of Henry Lascelles, 6th Earl of Harewood and Mary, Princess Royal and Countess of Harewood. Husband of Elizabeth Lascelles, The Honourable Mrs Gerald Lascelles.
- August 21, 1924
- Noah Tutak
- Goldsborough Hall, Yorkshire, England
1 feb 2023 · Gerald David Lascelles was the younger son of Henry Lascelles, 6th Earl of Harewood and Mary, Princess Royal, the only daughter of King George V and Queen Mary. He was a first cousin of Queen Elizabeth II. He was styled The Honourable Gerald Lascelles.
Gerald David Lascelles (21 août 1924 - 27 février 1998) est le fils cadet d'Henry Lascelles (6 e comte de Harewood) et de Mary, princesse royale, fille du roi George V et de la reine Mary. Il est un cousin germain de la reine Élisabeth II. Il est titré l'honorable Gerald Lascelles.
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Lascelles was the son of Henry Lascelles, 5th Earl of Harewood, and Lady Florence Bridgeman, daughter of Orlando Bridgeman, 3rd Earl of Bradford. He was born at the London home of his maternal grandfather, 43 Belgrave Square. Lord Harewood married Princess Mary, only daughter of George V and Queen Mary, at Westminster Abbey, on 28 February 1922. Hi...
After education at Eton College, Lascelles attended the Royal Military College, Sandhurst before being commissioned as a second lieutenant into the Grenadier Guards on 12 February 1902, serving until 1905. He was an honorary attache at the British embassy in Paris from 1905 until 1907, then served as aide-de-camp to the governor general of Canada, ...
After the war, Lascelles remained interested in local Yorkshire issues and events, often contributing to the Leeds Board of Management. He was president of the Yorkshire Rural Community Council.He was Lord Lieutenant of the West Riding of Yorkshire from 1927 until his death. He was president of the Royal Agricultural Society of England in 1929 when...
As Viscount Lascelles, he attempted to enter the House of Commons in 1913. He stood as the Unionist candidate in the 1913 Keighley by-election. (The Liberal incumbent, Sir Stanley Buckmaster, had been appointed Solicitor General.) In the three-cornered fight that also included a Labourcandidate, he came second to Buckmaster by 878 votes. He did not...
Lord Harewood died of a heart attack on 24 May 1947 at the age of 64 at his home, Harewood House. He is buried in the Lascelles family vault at All Saints' Church, Harewood. Lady Harewood, the Princess Royal, survived him by almost eighteen years and died in 1965. It is widely understood that Virginia Woolf based the character of Archduke Henry on ...
British honours: 1. Distinguished Service Order(DSO), with Bar – 3 June 1918 (Bar – 3 Apr 1919) 2. Knight of the Garter(KG) – 27 February 1922 3. Knight of Grace of the Order of St John of Jerusalem– 1 March 1923 4. Territorial Decoration(TD) – 10 May 1929 5. Knight Grand Cross of the Royal Victorian Order(GCVO) – 1 January 1934 6. Personal Aide-de...Hansard 1803–2005: contributions in Parliament by the Earl of Harewood
- Lady Florence Bridgeman
- Henry Lascelles, 5th Earl of Harewood
Gerald Lascelles is the name of: Gerald William Lascelles (1849–1928), author and Deputy Surveyor of the New Forest, England. Gerald Hubert Lascelles (1876–1928), son of Gerald William Lascelles. Gerald David Lascelles (1924–1998), younger son of 6th Earl of Harewood and Princess Mary, Princess Royal, President of the British ...
The Honourable Gerald David Lascelles was born on August 21, 1924, at Goldsborough Hall, near Knaresborough in North Yorkshire, England. He was the younger son of Henry Lascelles, 6th Earl of Harewood and Mary, Princess Royal, the only daughter of King George V of the United Kingdom.