Mountbatten
I. biographical name Louis 1900-1979 1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma British admiral; 1st governor-general of India (1947-48); chief of defense staff (1959-65) II. biographical name Philip, Duke of Edinburgh — see Prince Philip

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  • Mountbatten — bezeichnet: den englischen Zweig des deutschen Adelsgeschlechts Battenberg, siehe Battenberg (Adelsgeschlecht) Earl Mountbatten of Burma, einen britischen Adelstitel in der Peerage of the United Kingdom den Familiennamen folgender Personen:… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Mountbatten — Mountbatten, Louis Mountbatten, Philip …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Mountbatten —   [maʊnt bætn],    1) Louis, 1. Earl Mountbatten of Burma [ əv bəːmə] (seit 1947), britischer Admiral, * Frogmore House, Windsor (heute New Windsor) 25. 6. 1900, ✝ (ermordet) in der Bucht von Sligo 27. 8. 1979, Sohn des Prinzen Ludwig Alexander… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Mountbatten — [mount bat′ n] Louis (Francis Albert Victor Nicholas) [orig. transl. of Ger Battenberg] 1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma 1900 79; Brit. admiral …   English World dictionary

  • Mountbatten — famille anglaise d origine allemande …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Mountbatten — Coat of arms of the chief of family …   Wikipedia

  • Mountbatten — Maison de Battenberg La Maison de Battenberg est une famille princière allemande, issue d une branche morganatique de la Maison de Hesse. Son fondateur fut le prince Alexandre de Hesse (1823 1898), troisième fils du grand duc de Hesse Louis II,… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Mountbatten — /mownt bat n/, n. Louis, 1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma, 1900 79, British admiral: viceroy of India 1947; governor general of India 1947 48. * * * …   Universalium

  • Mountbatten — Mount|bat|ten, Louis (1900 79) a British politician and military leader, also known as Earl Mountbatten of Burma. In 1947 he became the last ↑viceroy (=British governor) of India before its independence. He was killed by Irish ↑terrorists …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Mountbatten — Mount•bat•ten [[t]maʊntˈbæt n[/t]] n. big Louis, 1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma, 1900–79, British admiral: viceroy of India 1947; governor general of India 1947–48 …   From formal English to slang

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