|Name Simon Bowes-Lyon|
Parents David Bowes-Lyon
|Uncles John Bowes-Lyon|
|Grandparents Cecilia Bowes-Lyon, Countess of Strath and Kinghorne|
Aunts Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother
Cousins Elizabeth II, Princess Margaret - Countess, Margaret Rhodes, Timothy Bowes‑Lyon - 16th Earl, Princess Anne of Denmark
Born 17 June 1932 (age 88)
Similar Elizabeth II, David Bowes Lyon, Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother
Sir Simon Alexander Bowes-Lyon KCVO (born 17 June 1932) is a first cousin of Queen Elizabeth II and was Lord Lieutenant of Hertfordshire from 1986 to 2007. He was created a Knight Commander of the Royal Victorian Order in The Queen's Birthday Honours List 2005.
He was born in 1932, the son of Sir David Bowes-Lyon, who also served as Lord-Lieutenant of Hertfordshire. On 11 April 1966, he married Caroline Mary Victoria Pike (b. 27 September 1940) and they have four children; Rosemary (b. 1968), Fergus (b. 1970), David (b. 1973), and Andrew (b. 1979).