Mary Prinzessin von Teck was born on 26 May 1867 at Kensington Palace. She was the daughter of Franz Paul Karl Ludwig Alexander Herzog von Teck and Mary Adelaide Wilhelmina Elizabeth Hanover, Princess of Cambridge. She was baptised on 27 July 1867 at St. James's Palace, Chapel Royal. She married George V Windsor, King of the United Kingdom on 6 July 1893 at St. James's Palace, Chapel Royal. She died on 24 March 1953 at age 85.