Brigadier Arthur Valerian Wellesley, 8th Duke of Wellington, KG, LVO, OBE, MC (2 July 1915 – 31 December 2014), styled Marquess of Douro between 1943 and 1972, was a senior British peer and a brigadier in the British Army. His main residence was Stratfield Saye House in Hampshire .
- Second World War, North African Campaign, Cyprus dispute
- Diana McConnel, (m. 1944; died 2010)
The current Duke is the first not to have served in the army – though his youngest son, Lord Fred Wellesley is keeping the tradition alive in the Household Cavalry. Other Dukes (often called Arthur) were well known for being the rumoured inspiration behind Jane Eyre’s Lord Rochester (2nd Duke), being a member of right-wing, anti-Semitic ...
1 de fev. de 2013 · Burglary discovered when Lord Christopher Wellesley returned from break Treasures including busts of the first Duke of Wellington had been taken Police found Hallcup's boyfriend Neal Akhtar,...
Lord Wellesley is a highly experienced banking and capital markets executive with the board and not-for-profit expertise, comprising three decades of senior roles within tier-one institutions in London and Hong Kong, working with clients in the resources, energy and funds management sectors.
8 de out. de 1990 · Lord John Henry Wellesley was born on 20 April 1954. 1 He is the son of Brigadier Arthur Valerian Wellesley, 8th Duke of Wellington and Diana Ruth McConnel. 2 He married Corinne Vaes, daughter of Baron unknown Vaes, on 7 May 1977. 1 He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England G. 1
14 de mai. de 2018 · The youngest of the 8th Duke’s children, Lord Christopher Wellesley, 53, caused a scandal by falling in love with Emma Nethercott, his daughter Eleanor’s 28-year-old French teacher, while...