Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: Princess Charlotte Augusta of Wales

  • A royal pregnancy gone wrong

    George Dunea Perhaps one of the most famous pregnancies gone wrong was that of Princess Charlotte, the granddaughter of King George III and in line to someday succeed to the throne of England. Brought up in a royal household wreaked by dissension, she grew up rebellious, capricious, and ill-mannered, but settled down after her marriage…