Wallis Simpson and the Abdication Crisis


In 1936, Britain's King Edward VIII renounced his throne in order to marry an American socialite named Wallis Simpson. Join Katie and Sarah as the explore the astonishing story behind Britain's only royal resignation.

\The marriage of the Duke of Windsor and Wallis Simpson, 3 June 1937. (Photo by Ann Ronan Pictures/Print Collector/Getty Images)

Topics in this Podcast: Wallis Simpson, Edward VIII, 20th century, royalty, Scandals, biographies, British history, love stories