Edward VIII abdicou do trono do Reino Unido em Dezembro de 1936 para poder se casar com Wallis Simpson, uma socialite norte-americana previamente casada e divorciada duas vezes. Foi um grande escândalo na época. Ele é o tio da Rainha Elizabeth II. http://www.noivacomclasse.com/2011_10_01_archive.html
The Duchess of Windsor
David & Wallis
Wallis, the Duchess of Windsor
Wallis Simpson - Duchess of Windsor was an American socialite whose third husband, Prince Edward, Duke of Windsor, formerly King Edward VIII of the United Kingdom and the Dominions, abdicated his throne to marry her in 1936.
Wallis Simpson, wearing the Cartier gem-set cross bracelet her future husband gave her ("My crosses to bear.").
Chomping on a cigar, Edward in hiding... with a VERY bitter Wallis
Chomping on a giant cigar, lonely Edward in hiding... with a VERY bitter Wallis: Seen for the first time, the exiled Duke in secret Florida hideaway he loved - and his wife hated | Daily Mail Online
Wallis Simpson: A Life in Style
Wallis Simpson, 1949
Still fashionable at the age of 70! Wallis Simpson