Prince Sussex
British prince
Prince Sussex
The Prince Augustus Frederick, Duke of Sussex, was the sixth son of George III of the United Kingdom and his consort, Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz. He was the only surviving son of George III who did not pursue an army or naval career.
Biography
Prince Augustus Frederick, Duke of Sussex's personal information overview.
{{personal_detail.supertitle}}
{{personal_detail.title}}
{{personal_detail.title}}
Photo Albums
Popular photos of Prince Augustus Frederick, Duke of Sussex
News
News abour Prince Augustus Frederick, Duke of Sussex from around the web
Royal Shakespeare Company Exits Park Avenue Armory Aug. 14 - Playbill.com
Google News - over 5 years
... Katz as Touchstone, Mariah Gale as Celia, Geoffrey Freshwater as Corin, Forbes Masson as Jaques, Clarence Smith as Duke Ferdinand, James Tucker as Duke Frederick, Charles Aitken as Oliver, Dyfan Dwyfor as Silvius and Christine Entwisle as Phoebe
Article Link:
Google News article
All's well that ends as 'You Like It' - Corvallis Gazette Times
Google News - over 5 years
A disguised group from the Court of Duke Frederick (Ian Burns, Jamie Bilderback and Alexandra Schireman) encounter a shepherd (center right, Bill McCarthy). (Jesse Skoubo | The Entertainer) CORVALLIS – The first play Sheila Daniels ever directed was 25
Article Link:
Google News article
Theatres - Still Showing - August 4 onwards - Flintshire Chronicle
Google News - over 5 years
When Rosalind is banished by Duke Frederick, his daughter Celia runs away with her to the Forest of Arden where Rosalind's father Duke Senior is in hiding. Orlando also escapes there from his dangerous brother Oliver. Rosalind and Orlando are already
Article Link:
Google News article
Love, Fresh and New - Wall Street Journal (blog)
Google News - over 5 years
Johnny Lee Davenport doubles as Duke Senior and Duke Frederick, a smart touch and one that the distinctive-looking Mr. Davenport brings off with unexpected ease. Tod Randolph, who is a woman, has been cast as the melancholy Jaques and plays him (or is
Article Link:
Google News article
Shakespeare in the Vines moves to Mount Palomar for 'As You Like It' - North County Times
Google News - over 5 years
Eventually banished from her home by her uncle, Duke Frederick, she embarks on an eye-opening adventure through the Forest of Arden, accompanied by her cousin Celia and the jester Touchstone. Along the way, various colorful characters cross paths with
Article Link:
Google News article
Theatres - Still Showing - July 28 onwards - ChesterChronicle.co.uk
Google News - over 5 years
When Rosalind is banished by Duke Frederick, his daughter Celia runs away with her to the Forest of Arden where Rosalind's father Duke Senior is in hiding. Orlando also escapes there from his dangerous brother Oliver. Rosalind and Orlando are already
Article Link:
Google News article
As You Like It - Back Stage
Google News - over 5 years
Contemporary attitudes and gadgetry fit snugly into Shakespeare's forest of Arden and the nearby court of Duke Frederick in Pulse Ensemble Theatre's highly likable rendering of "As You Like It." Frederick (played by Elliott Mayer) barks out banishments
Article Link:
Google News article
As You Like It: Shakespeare's Globe, Bodleian Library - Oxford Times
Google News - over 5 years
Although As You Like It is often described as a pastoral comedy, it has distinctly dark undertones: Orlando may be reunited with his beloved Rosalind in the forest, but they've only gone there to escape the wrath of Duke Frederick
Article Link:
Google News article
THEATER REVIEW | 'AS YOU LIKE IT'; Love's Hard, Comic Work, on a Stage Most Worldly
NYTimes - over 5 years
The winter's wind seems particularly biting in the forest of Arden that has sprung up in the Park Avenue Armory, just as the summer's heat has begun to reach a peak. If you're looking for an escape from swampy weather, the Royal Shakespeare Company's production of ''As You Like It'' might prove just the ticket. Michael Boyd's staging of one of
Article Link:
NYTimes article
Theatres - Starting This Week - July 7 onwards - Flintshire Chronicle
Google News - over 5 years
When Rosalind is banished by Duke Frederick, his daughter Celia runs away with her to the Forest of Arden where Rosalind's father Duke Senior is in hiding. Orlando also escapes there from his dangerous brother Oliver. Rosalind and Orlando are already
Article Link:
Google News article
Frederick volunteers maintain a proud sailing tradition - Gazette.net Montgomery County Sports
Google News - over 5 years
“I don't know what I'm in for, and that's kind of exciting,” says Cathro, who currently can be seen as Duke Frederick in the Maryland Shakespeare Festival's Good Will Tour of “As You Like It.” “I like to just jump in feet first, sometimes
Article Link:
Google News article
Theatres - November 18 onwards - ChesterChronicle.co.uk
Google News - over 5 years
WHEN Rosalind is banished by Duke Frederick, his daughter Celia runs away with her to the Forest of Arden where Rosalind's father Duke Senior is in hiding. Orlando also escapes there from his dangerous brother Oliver. Rosalind and Orlando are already
Article Link:
Google News article
That's the way KY Shakespeare likes it [Theater] - Louisville.com
Google News - over 5 years
Orlando, a nobleman, finds himself on the run after he defeats a wrestler from Duke Frederick's court. Oliver, Orlando's brother who denied Orlando many of his nobleman rights, leads a charge to find him. Meanwhile, Rosalind is on the run after Orlando
Article Link:
Google News article
Bard on the Beach does As You Like it - The Vancouver Observer (blog)
Google News - over 5 years
Duke Frederick has usurped his younger brother Duke Senior, banishing him while Duke Senior's daughter Rosalind (Lois Anderson) remains behind. Nearby another two brothers, from the estate of the noble de Boys family, are having their own set of
Article Link:
Google News article
Bard kicks off with lovable As You Like It - Vancouver Courier
Google News - over 5 years
It's a twisted plot involving two estranged brothers: the usurping Duke Frederick (David Marr) and his exiled older brother Duke Senior (Marr, again); and bad Oliver de Boys (Sebastian Kroon) and good Orlando de Boys (Todd Thomson)
Article Link:
Google News article
Theatres - Coming Soon - June 16 onwards - Flintshire Chronicle
Google News - over 5 years
WHEN Rosalind is banished by Duke Frederick, his daughter Celia runs away with her to the Forest of Arden where Rosalind's father Duke Senior is in hiding. Orlando also escapes there from his dangerous brother Oliver. Rosalind and Orlando are already
Article Link:
Google News article
Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Prince Augustus Frederick, Duke of Sussex
    LATE_ADULTHOOD
  • 1843
    Age 70
    In his will he specified that he was not to have a state funeral and was accordingly buried at Kensal Green Cemetery on 5 May 1843.
    More Details Hide Details He is buried in front of the main chapel, immediately opposite the tomb of his sister, Princess Sophia. The Duchess of Inverness continued to reside at Kensington Palace until her death in 1873. She was buried next to her second husband. As a son of the sovereign, the Duke of Sussex had use of the arms of the kingdom, differenced by a label argent of three points, the centre point bearing two hearts gules, the outer points each bearing a cross gules.
    The Duke of Sussex was the favourite uncle of Queen Victoria. He gave her away at her wedding to Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha. The Duke of Sussex died at Kensington Palace in 1843.
    More Details Hide Details
  • 1838
    Age 65
    In 1838, he introduced in a meeting scientist John Herschel, and the Duke gave a speech in which he spoke about the compatibility of science and religion:
    More Details Hide Details
  • FIFTIES
  • 1831
    Age 58
    The Duke of Sussex married a second time on 2 May 1831 (again in contravention of the Royal Marriages Act) to Lady Cecilia Letitia Buggin (1793–1873), the eldest daughter of Arthur Gore, 2nd Earl of Arran and Elizabeth Underwood; and the widow of Sir George Buggin.
    More Details Hide Details
  • 1830
    Age 57
    He was president of the Royal Society between 1830 and 1838, and had a keen interest in biblical studies and Hebrew.
    More Details Hide Details His personal library contained over 50,000 theological manuscripts, some in Hebrew.
  • FORTIES
  • 1816
    Age 43
    The Duke of Sussex was elected president of the Society of Arts in 1816 and held that post for the rest of his life.
    More Details Hide Details He also held the honorary posts of Captain-General and Colonel of the Hon. Artillery Company from 1817 onward.
  • THIRTIES
  • 1813
    Age 40
    In January 1813, Prince Augustus Frederick became Grand Master of the Premier Grand Lodge of England, and in December of that year his brother, Prince Edward Augustus, Duke of Kent and Strathearn, became Grand Master of the Antient Grand Lodge of England.
    More Details Hide Details On 27 December 1813 the United Grand Lodge of England was constituted at Freemasons' Hall, London with Prince Augustus as Grand Master. George Oliver's "Signs and Symbols Illustrated and Explained in a Course of Twelve Lectures on Freemasonry" (1837) was dedicated to Prince Augustus Frederick, Duke of Sussex.
  • TWENTIES
  • 1801
    Age 28
    The King created him Duke of Sussex, Earl of Inverness, and Baron Arklow in the Peerage of the United Kingdom and a Knight of the Garter on 27 November 1801.
    More Details Hide Details
    However, Prince Augustus Frederick continued to live with Lady Augusta until 1801, when he received a parliamentary grant of £12,000 and the couple separated.Lady Augusta retained custody of their children and received maintenance of £4,000 a year.
    More Details Hide Details Their two children were named Augustus Frederick d'Este and Augusta Emma d'Este, both parents being descended from the royal House of Este. In 1806, their mother, Lady Augusta, was given royal licence to use the surname "de Ameland" instead of Murray.
  • TEENAGE
  • 1793
    Age 20
    The couple secretly married in Rome on 4 April 1793. The King's minister of Hanover affairs Ernst zu Münster was sent to Italy to escort him back to London. The couple married again without revealing their full identities at St George's, Hanover Square, Westminster, on 5 December 1793. Both marriages took place without the knowledge or the consent of the King. In August 1794, the Prerogative Court annulled the prince's first marriage on the grounds that it contravened the Royal Marriages Act 1772, not having been approved by the King.
    More Details Hide Details
  • 1786
    Age 13
    He was tutored at home before being sent to the University of Göttingen in Germany in the summer of 1786, along with his brothers Prince Ernest and Prince Adolphus.
    More Details Hide Details Prince Augustus, who suffered from asthma, did not join his brothers in receiving military training in Hanover. He briefly considered becoming a cleric in the Church of England. While travelling in Italy, the prince met Lady Augusta Murray (1768–1830), the second daughter of the 4th Earl of Dunmore.
  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1773
    Age 0
    Born in 1773.
    More Details Hide Details
    He was christened in the Great Council Chamber at St. James's Palace, on 25 February 1773, by Archbishop of Canterbury Frederick Cornwallis.
    More Details Hide Details His godparents were the Duke of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg (his paternal first cousin once-removed, for whom The Earl of Hertford, Lord Chamberlain, stood proxy), Duke George Augustus of Mecklenburg (his maternal uncle, for whom the Earl of Bristol, Groom of the Stole, stood proxy) and Princess Charles of Hesse-Cassel (his first cousin once-removed, for whom The Viscountess Weymouth, Lady of the Bedchamber to the queen, stood proxy).
Original Authors of this text are noted here.
All data offered is derived from public sources. Spokeo does not verify or evaluate each piece of data, and makes no warranties or guarantees about any of the information offered. Spokeo does not possess or have access to secure or private financial information. Spokeo is not a consumer reporting agency and does not offer consumer reports. None of the information offered by Spokeo is to be considered for purposes of determining any entity or person's eligibility for credit, insurance, employment, housing, or for any other purposes covered under the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA)