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King Edward VIII | Edward VIII | Prince Edward | Prince of Wales | Herzog von Windor
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[his public statement after abdicating his throne in order to marry Wallis Simpson, who became the Duchess of Windsor
] "I have found it impossible to carry the heavy burden of responsibility and to discharge my duties as king as I would wish to do without the help and support of the woman I love."
He was unable to attend the state funeral of his former friend and ally Sir Winston Churchill
in January 1965 because he was recovering from a serious eye operation at King Edward VII hospital in London.