In 1863 the prince of Wales married the princess Alexandra of Denmark.
To the west lies Muswell Hill, with the grounds and building of the Alexandra Palace, an establishment somewhat similar to the Crystal Palace.
Of his three daughters, Alexandra married Edward VII.
In 1723 he married Alexandra Naruishkina, Peter's cousin.
The villa of Hvidore was acquired by Queen Alexandra in 1907.
The accession of his widow Salome Alexandra (78-69) witnessed a complete reversal of the policy pursued by Jannaeus, for she chose to rule in accordance with the ideals of the Pharisees.
The Alexandra Dock, which is 852 ft.
The extensive Alexandra tidal basin, on the north side of the Liffey, admits vessels of similar capacity.
On the death of Alexandra (69 B.C.) Aristobulus disputed the succession of Hyrcanus.
Among other popular places of entertainment may be mentioned the exhibition grounds and buildings at Earl's Court; similar grounds at Shepherd's Bush, where a Franco-British Exhibition was held in 1908, an Imperial Exhibition in 1909, and an Anglo-Japanese in 1910; the great Olympia hall, West Kensington; the celebrated wax-work exhibition of Madame Tussaud in Marylebone Roan, the Alexandra Palace, Muswell Hill, an institution resembling the Crystal Palace; and the Agricultural Hall, Islington, where agricultural and other exhibitions are held.