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- n King of England and Ireland in 1936; his marriage to Wallis Warfield Simpson created a constitutional crisis leading to his abdication (1894-1972)
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- On Movies: Hushed portrayal of life amid Troubles
Over the last two years, audiences have watched Andrea Riseborough as she slipped into the skin of Wallis Simpson, the American socialite whose relationship with King Edward VIII brought about his abdication, in the Madonna-directed W.E.
June 17, 2013 - The Philadelphia Inquirer