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Marie von Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen (Princess Marioara, Marie of Romania, Maria of Romania)

Born: 1899 AD
Died: 1961 AD, at 62 years of age.

Nationality: Romanian
Categories: Queen


1900 - Maria was born on January 9th in Gotha, Thuringia in Germany. She was the daughter of Ferdinand I of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen and Marie of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha.

1922 - Married to King of Yugoslavia, Alexander I, on June 8th in Belgrad. They had three children.

1932 - Her husband, King Alexander, was assassinated in Marseille and was succeeded by their son, Peter II.

1961 - She died on June 22nd in London, England.


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