Lillie Langtry, August 1885.  A British stage actress and singer, she was known as a "Royal Mistress" for her affairs with the Earl of Shrewsburgy, Prince Louis of Battenburg, and Albert, Prince of Wales.

Lillie Langtry, August 1885. A British stage actress and singer, she was known as a "Royal Mistress" for her affairs with the Earl of Shrewsburgy, Prince Louis of Battenburg, and Albert, Prince of Wales.

Lillie Langtry by Napoleon Sarony, 1882 Have been to the house where she lived and entertained the king--in Bournemouth Uk

Lillie Langtry by Napoleon Sarony, 1882 Have been to the house where she lived and entertained the king--in Bournemouth Uk

Lillie Langtry, born Emilie Charlotte Le Breton; her father, William Corbet Le Breton, & my 3x great grandfather Francis Andrew Le Breton were brothers. When William Ewart Gladstone, then Prime Minister of Britain, asked her: "when did WE take Jersey?" she replied magnificently "you didn't, we took you!" with reference to the Norman Conquest.

Guy Little Theatrical Photograph

Lillie Langtry, born Emilie Charlotte Le Breton; her father, William Corbet Le Breton, & my 3x great grandfather Francis Andrew Le Breton were brothers. When William Ewart Gladstone, then Prime Minister of Britain, asked her: "when did WE take Jersey?" she replied magnificently "you didn't, we took you!" with reference to the Norman Conquest.

Lillie Langtry - "The Jersey Lily" - (1853-1929) - Actress, mistress of Edward, Prince of Wales and others. Oooooo, how scandalous this must have been! :O)

The mistresses of Edward V11th, King of Great Britain

Lillie Langtry - "The Jersey Lily" - (1853-1929) - Actress, mistress of Edward, Prince of Wales and others. Oooooo, how scandalous this must have been! :O)

The Legendary Lillie "Lily" Langtry was so popular she's been a character in books, The Who had a song about her in 1967 and there was even a paper doll of her in the 1880's-1890's.  See more at http://www.ekduncan.com/2012/10/1880s-stage-performer-german-paper-doll.html#

The Legendary Lillie "Lily" Langtry was so popular she's been a character in books, The Who had a song about her in 1967 and there was even a paper doll of her in the 1880's-1890's. See more at http://www.ekduncan.com/2012/10/1880s-stage-performer-german-paper-doll.html#

Emilie Le Breton (Lillie Langtry) - Lillie Langtry (October 13, 1853 – February 12, 1929), usually spelled Lily Langtry when she was in the U.S., born Emilie Charlotte Le Breton, was a British music hall singer and stage actress famous for her many stage productions including She Stoops to Conquer, The Lady of Lyons and As You Like It. She was also known for her relationships with nobility, including the Prince of Wales, the Earl of Shrewsbury and Prince Louis of Battenberg.

Emilie Le Breton (Lillie Langtry) - Lillie Langtry (October 13, 1853 – February 12, 1929), usually spelled Lily Langtry when she was in the U.S., born Emilie Charlotte Le Breton, was a British music hall singer and stage actress famous for her many stage productions including She Stoops to Conquer, The Lady of Lyons and As You Like It. She was also known for her relationships with nobility, including the Prince of Wales, the Earl of Shrewsbury and Prince Louis of Battenberg.

Sultry Lillie Langtry (1853-1929) The red-headed British beauty was considered the aesthetic ideal in Victorian England, and, though she was married, became the official mistress of the Prince of Wales (later King Edward VII). The couple appeared at fashionable parties and at the racetrack together, until she appeared at a costume party wearing the same costume as the future King. He was furious. But instead of apologizing, Lillie dropped a piece of ice down his back. He ended the affair.

Sultry Lillie Langtry (1853-1929) The red-headed British beauty was considered the aesthetic ideal in Victorian England, and, though she was married, became the official mistress of the Prince of Wales (later King Edward VII). The couple appeared at fashionable parties and at the racetrack together, until she appeared at a costume party wearing the same costume as the future King. He was furious. But instead of apologizing, Lillie dropped a piece of ice down his back. He ended the affair.

Britain's priciest semi: Royal bolthole where King Edward VII kept his mistresses up for sale at £2.5m

Royal bolthole where King Edward VII kept his mistresses up for sale at £2.5m

Britain's priciest semi: Royal bolthole where King Edward VII kept his mistresses up for sale at £2.5m

Lillie Langtry (born Emilie Charlotte Le Breton; October 13, 1853 – February 12, 1929), usually spelled Lily Langtry in the United States, was celebrated as a young woman of beauty and charm, who later established a reputation as an actress and producer. She was a  mistress to Edward VII

Lillie Langtry (born Emilie Charlotte Le Breton; October 13, 1853 – February 12, 1929), usually spelled Lily Langtry in the United States, was celebrated as a young woman of beauty and charm, who later established a reputation as an actress and producer. She was a mistress to Edward VII

A Very Young Lillie Langtry (October 13, 1853 – February 12, 1929), usually spelled Lily Langtry when she was in the U.S., born Emilie Charlotte Le Breton, was a British music hall singer and stage actress famous for her many stage productions including She Stoops to Conquer, The Lady of Lyons and As You Like It. She was also known for her relationships with nobility, including the Prince of Wales, Albert Edward, the Earl of Shrewsbury and Prince Louis of Battenberg.

A Very Young Lillie Langtry (October 13, 1853 – February 12, 1929), usually spelled Lily Langtry when she was in the U.S., born Emilie Charlotte Le Breton, was a British music hall singer and stage actress famous for her many stage productions including She Stoops to Conquer, The Lady of Lyons and As You Like It. She was also known for her relationships with nobility, including the Prince of Wales, Albert Edward, the Earl of Shrewsbury and Prince Louis of Battenberg.

Lillie Langtry (October 13, 1853 – February 12, 1929), usually spelled Lily Langtry when she was in the U.S., born Emilie Charlotte Le Breton, was a British music hall singer and stage actress famous for her many stage productions. She was also known for her affairs with nobility, including the Prince of Wales, Albert Edward, the Earl of Shrewsbury and Prince Louis of Battenberg.

Lillie Langtry (October 13, 1853 – February 12, 1929), usually spelled Lily Langtry when she was in the U.S., born Emilie Charlotte Le Breton, was a British music hall singer and stage actress famous for her many stage productions. She was also known for her affairs with nobility, including the Prince of Wales, Albert Edward, the Earl of Shrewsbury and Prince Louis of Battenberg.

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