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1880 – Wilhelmina or Wilhelmina Helena Pauline Maria born on the 31st of August in The Hague, Netherlands. The daughter of King William III and his second wife, Emma of Waldeck-Pyrmont, Wilhelmina became queen on her father’s death under her mother’s regency. 1890 – 1948 – Queen of The Netherlands, who, through her radio broadcasts ..

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1819 – Born on 24th of May in Kensington Palace, London. The only child of Duke Edward of Kent and Victoria Maria Louisa of Saxe-Coburg.             – Baptised on the 24th of June in Kensington Palace, London.   1822 – Until the age of three she spoke only German, but she learned to ..

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1938 – Her Majesty the Queen Sofía was born in Athens the 2nd of November. The first-born daughter of King Pablo I and Queen Federica of Greece, her family belongs to one of the older Royal Houses of Europe.          – She spent part of her childhood in Egypt and South Africa as part ..

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Her parentage is not known with certainty, but it is now generally believed that she was the daughter of Ay, later to be pharaoh. She was the Great Royal Wife of the Egyptian Pharaoh Amenhotep IV (later Akhenaten). She was the mother in law and probable stepmother of the Pharaoh Tutankhamun.One of her daughters married ..

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1903 – Born on the 6th oh March in Tokyo, Japan. 1919 – She was engaged to the Crown Prince Hirohito. 1924 – She married then Crown Prince Hirohito.        – She became the Crown Princess of Japan. 1925 – She became empress upon Hirohito’s accession to the throne. 1971 – She performed her ceremonial ..

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1542 – A queen was born on the 8th day of December this year in Linlithgow Palace, West Lothian. Her reign starts six days after her birth.   1543 – On the 9th day of September this year, she was crowned Queen of Scots.   1548 – With her marriage agreement in place, five-year-old Mary ..

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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 ..

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Maria Theresa Walburga Amalia Christina was the last ruler belonging to the House of Habsburg. She the only female member of the Hapsburg family to be a ruler in their 650 year dynasty. Maria Theresa was born on May 13th 1717 in the Hofburg Palace in Vienna, Austria, where she also died. She was the ..

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1875 – Born on the 29th of October in Eastwell Park, Kent, England. She was the daughter of Alfred Ernest Albert Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Duke of Edinburgh and Strathearn and Mariya Aleksandrovna Romanov, Grand Duchess of Russia.   1893 – She married Ferdinand Viktor Albert Meinrad von Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen, King of Romania, son of Leopold Stephan ..

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