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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 and they have four children; Rosemary (b. 1968), Fergus (b. 1970), David (b.1973), and Andrew (b. 1979).

Honorary titles
Preceded by
Thomas Edward, Baron Dimsdale
High Sheriff of Hertfordshire
Succeeded by
Peter Compton Hamilton-Spencer-Smith
Preceded by
Sir George Burns
Lord Lieutenant of Hertfordshire
Succeeded by
The Countess of Verulam


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