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Duchess of Alba
Dead at 88
Nov 20, 2014 8:36 AM CST
Eccentric Duchess More 'Noble' Than Elizabeth Dead at 88
World's most titled person loved bull-fighting, flamenco dancing
- Spain's Duchess of Alba, the world's most titled person, died today at her 14th century palace in Seville after battling pneumonia. Officially Maria del Rosario Cayetana Alfonsa Victoria Eugenia Francisca Fitz-James Stuart y Silva, the eccentric duchess who loved bull-fighting, flamenco dancing, and fishnet tights, was as Reuters...
Weds a Commoner
Oct 5, 2011 2:24 PM CDT
85-Year-Old Duchess Weds a Commoner
Newly minted duke in Spain has signed a rigorous pre-nup
- Spain’s Duchess of Alba walked down the aisle with a commoner groom more than 20 years her junior today, with a crowd of hundreds gathered around to cheer. As she left the ceremony at her 15th-century residence in Seville, the 85-year-old kicked off her shoes and danced a flamenco...
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