Lilly Langtree- (1853-1929) Was an English born actress. Judge Roy Bean was her biggest fan.

Lilly Langtree- (1853-1929) Was an English born actress. Judge Roy Bean was her biggest fan.

Lilly Langtree (1853-1929) by Lady Finavon.  She married Edward Langtry in March 1874 as a way to leave the Channel Islands where she was born.  She had a relationship with the Prince of Wales and later became an actress.  By the end of teh war, she retired to Monaco and at the age of 75 caught bronchities and pleurisy and later influenza and passed away on 2/12/1929.

Lilly Langtree (1853-1929) by Lady Finavon. She married Edward Langtry in March 1874 as a way to leave the Channel Islands where she was born. She had a relationship with the Prince of Wales and later became an actress. By the end of teh war, she retired to Monaco and at the age of 75 caught bronchities and pleurisy and later influenza and passed away on 2/12/1929.

Royal Mistress Lillie Langtree (Lilly Langtry) v Prince of Wales (AKA King Edward VII)

Royal Mistress Lillie Langtree (Lilly Langtry) v Prince of Wales (AKA King Edward VII)

Edward, Prince of Wales's first 'official mistress', Lillie Langtree, their affair lasted from 1877 to 1880. The tiara features many diamond pinnacles, alternately topped with flower heads and honeysuckle on a band of diamonds.

Edward, Prince of Wales's first 'official mistress', Lillie Langtree, their affair lasted from 1877 to 1880. The tiara features many diamond pinnacles, alternately topped with flower heads and honeysuckle on a band of diamonds.

Lilly Langtree 1853-1929

Lilly Langtree 1853-1929

"Though today we'd scarcely bat an eye at the image of a pregnant celebrity, during the Victorian era it was rather uncommon for a women (be she famous or not) to be photographed (as stage actress Lilly Langtry was here) when she was in the "family way"."

"Though today we'd scarcely bat an eye at the image of a pregnant celebrity, during the Victorian era it was rather uncommon for a women (be she famous or not) to be photographed (as stage actress Lilly Langtry was here) when she was in the "family way"."

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