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Prince Albert Edward Wettin Saxe-Coburg-Gotha was born on November 9, 1841 to Queen Victoria and Prince Albert of Great Britain. He was the second child and first son which meant that he would become King after his mother died. As he grew up he was compared unfavorably to his father and then his ...
Writer | A King's Story
Prince Edward Albert Christian George Andrew Patrick David was born on June 23, 1894. He was the son of the future King George V and Queen Mary. He was in the army and was an uncrowned King for a little under a year after the death of his father in 1936. In the early 30s he met an American divorcee...
King Christian X was born on September 26, 1870 in Charlottenlund, Denmark as Carl Frederik Albert Alexander Wilhelm von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg. He was married to Dronning Alexandrine. He died on April 20, 1947 in Amalienborg, Copenhagen, Denmark.
8. Henry VIII
Soundtrack | L'âge des ténèbres
Father of Queen Elizabeth I, who has been played by Vanessa Redgrave, Bette Davis, Cate Blanchett, Helen Mirren, Glenda Jackson, Judi Dench, Sarah Bernhardt, Rachel Skarsten, and Flora Robson. Jackson and Mirren each won an Emmy for the role, and Dench won an Oscar.
King Leopold II was born on April 9, 1835 in Brussels, United Kingdom of the Netherlands as Léopold Louis Philippe Marie Victor von Sachsen-Coburg-Saalfeld. He was married to Blanche Delacroix and Queen Maria-Hendrika of the Belgians. He died on December 17, 1909 in Brussels, Belgium.
King Constantine II was born on June 2, 1940 in Villa Psychiko, Athens, Greece as Constantine von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg. He has been married to Queen Anne-Marie since September 18, 1964. They have five children.
12. King George VI
Soundtrack | The Autobiography of a 'Jeep'
Albert Fredrick Arthur George was born on December 14, 1895 to the future King George V and Queen Mary who was born a Princess of Teck. It was the anniversary of the death of Queen Victoria's husband Albert the Prince Consort, his great-grandfather, so it was obvious that his name would start with ...
13. King Boris III
Self | Mutual Weekly, No. 3
King Boris III was born on January 30, 1894 in Sofia, Bulgaria as Boris Klemens Robert Maria Pius Ludwig Stanislaus Xaver von Saxe-Coburg-und-Gotha. He was married to Princess Giovanna Elisabetta Antonia Romana Maria of Italy. He died on August 28, 1943 in Sofia.
16. King Leopold III
Self | Pathé's Weekly, No. 44
King Leopold III was born on November 3, 1901 in Brussels, Belgium as Leopold Filips Karel Albert Meinrad Hubertus Maria Miguel von Saxe-Coburg-Gotha. He was married to Mary Lilian Baels and Princess Astrid Sophie Louise Bernadotte of Sweden. He died on September 25, 1983 in Brussels.
21. King Manoel II
King Manoel II was born on November 15, 1889 in Lisbon, Portugal. He was married to Auguste Victoria Hohenzollern. He died on July 2, 1932 in Fulwell Park, Middlesex, England.
Self | Las Hurdes, pais de leyenda
King Alfonso XIII was born on May 17, 1886. His mother was the former Queen of Spain and his father was the deceased King Alfonso XII. Because his father died before he was born he was considered King of Spain from the moment he was born. He grew up in and around Spain with his mother (she was an ...
23. King Faisal I
King Faisal I was born on May 20, 1885 in Mecca, Ottoman Empire as Faisal bin Hussein bin Ali al-Hashimi. He died on September 8, 1933 in Bern, Switzerland.
King Albert of Saxony was born on April 23, 1828 in Saxony as Frederick Augustus Albert Anton Ferdinand Joseph Karl Maria Baptist Nepomuk Wilhelm Xaver Georg Fidelis von Sachsen. He was married to Princess Carola of Vasa. He died on June 19, 1902 in Dresden, Saxony.
25. King Albert I
King Albert I was born on April 8, 1875 in Brussels, Belgium as Albert Saksen-Coburg-Gotha. He was married to Koningin Elisabeth. He died on February 17, 1934 in Marche-les-Dames, Belgium.
29. Norodom Sihanouk
Director | La forêt enchantée
Norodom Sihanouk born October 31, 1922 in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, was a director, writer and composer, Prince Norodom Sihanouk was appointed the King of Cambodia in 1941, when he was merely nineteen years. He remained the ruler of the nation for fourteen years, from 1941 to 1955 and again from 1993 ...
31. King Michael
King Michael was born on October 25, 1921 in Sinaia, Prahova, Romania as Michael of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen. He was an actor, known for About Life - King Michael of Romania (2017), A Royal Family (2003) and War Stories with Oliver North (2001). He was married to Former Queen Anne of Romania. He ...
34. King Gustaf V
Self | Blyge Anton
King Gustaf V was born on June 16, 1858 in Drottningholm Castle, Stockholms län, Sweden as Oscar Gustaf Adolf. He was an actor, known for Blyge Anton (1940), 40 år med kungen (1947) and Ruotsin kuningasparin vierailu (1925). He was married to Queen Victoria of Baden. He died on October 29, ...
36. Christian IX
Christian IX was born on April 8, 1818 in Schloß Gottorp, Schleswig, Germany as Christian Frederik Franz Michael Carl Valdemar Georg prins af Schleswig-Holstein-Sønderborg-Beck. He was married to Princess Luise of Hesse-Kassel. He died on January 29, 1906 in Amalienborg, Copenhagen, Denmark.
38. King Faroukh
Self | A Wing and a Prayer
King Farouk of Egypt was the penultimate King of Egypt, succeeding his father, Fuad I, in 1936. His sister Fawzia was Queen of Iran for a brief period. His full title was "His Majesty Farouk I, by the grace of God, King of Egypt and of Sudan, Sovereign of Nubia, of Kordofan and of Darfur".
Upon his ...
Self | Pathé's Weekly, No. 34
King Ferdinand of Bulgaria (who was actually Hungarian, not a Bulgarian) was born in Vienna, Austria, on Feb. 26, 1861, into the Saxe-Coburg-Gotha family, a prominent branch of the Austro-Hungarian nobility. The family was quite wealthy and had extensive landholdings in Hungary and Slovakia, and ...
44. King Umberto
King Umberto was born on March 14, 1844 in Turin, Kingdom of Sardinia as Umberto Ranieri Carlo Emanuele Giovanni Maria Ferdinando Eugenio di Savoia. He was married to Queen Margherita. He died on July 29, 1900 in Monza, Italy.
47. Emperor Karl
Self | Pathé's Weekly, No. 7
Emperor Karl was born on August 17, 1887 in Castle of Persenbeug, Lower Austria, Austria-Hungary as Karl Franz Josef Ludwig Hubert Georg Otto Marie von Habsburg-Lothringen. He was married to Empress Zita. He died on April 1, 1922 in Funchal, Madeira, Portugal.
Self | 40 år med kungen
King Gustaf VI Adolf was born on November 11, 1882 in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden as Oscar Fredrik Wilhelm Olaf Gustaf Adolf. He was married to Louise Mountbatten and Princess Margaret of Connaught. He died on September 15, 1973 in Helsingborg, Skåne län, Sweden.
Self | Pathé's Weekly, No. 51
King Frederick August was born on May 25, 1865 in Vienna, Austria as Friedrich August Johann Ludwig Karl Gustav Gregor Philipp von Sachsen. He was married to Archduchess Louise of Austria. He died on February 18, 1932 in Sibyllenort, Lower Silesia, Germany.
Tsar Alexander II was born on April 17, 1818 in Moscow, Russian Empire. He was married to Princess Catherine Dolgoruki and Marie von Hessen und bei Rhein. He died on March 13, 1881 in St. Petersburg, Russian Empire [now Russia].
51. Queen Mary
Queen Mary was born Victoria Mary Augusta Louise Olga Pauline Claudine Agnes Mary in Kensington Palace on May 26, 1867 to Duke Francis and Duchess Mary of Teck. Young Mary was the great-granddaughter of George III and a second cousin to Queen Victoria.
She and her family lived a quiet life in ...
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Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother was born on August 4, 1900 in St. Paul's Waldenbury, Hertfordshire, England as Elizabeth Angela Marguerite Bowes-Lyon. She was married to King George VI. She died on March 30, 2002 in Windsor, Berkshire, England.
53. Queen Noor
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Lisa Najeeb Halaby was born in 1951 to Najeeb and Doris Halaby in California. Growing up she spent a lot of time with her paternal grandmother. Her family moved to Washington in the early 1960s because her father had been created the director of the FAA under President Kennedy. Later Najeeb became ...
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The last reigning monarch of the Hawai'ian Islands, she became Queen of Hawai'i upon the death of her brother, King KalÄkaua I, in 1891. She reigned for just under two years and was then overthrown in 1893 by a group in the white business community led by Sanford Dole, cousin of pineapple magnate ...
56. Queen Alexandra
Self | Women Who Win
Queen Alexandra was born Princess Alexandra Caroline Mary Charlotte Louisa Julia on December 1, 1844. She was the granddaughter of the king of Denmark. She lived an uneventful childhood in the palaces of Denmark with her sister, Marie, who became the mother of Tsar Nicholas II of Russia. When Alex, ...
57. Queen Victoria
Writer | En kongelig familie
Princess Alexandrina Victoria was born on May 24, 1819 to the Duke and Duchess of Kent. Victoria as she was called was the granddaughter of King George III. When she was less than a year old her father died leaving her mother broke and at the mercy of her brother Leopold, the King of Belgium. ...
58. Drottning Silvia
Self | Tältet
Silvia Renate Sommerlath was born in the German university town of Heidelberg in 1943. Her father Walter was a German businessman and her mother Alice was Brazilian. In Silvia's youth, the family moved to Brazil, where Walter and Alice once had met. Walter worked for a major company in that country...
Princess Elizabeth Alexandra Mary was born on April 21, 1926, in London England to the second son of George V -- Albert, Duke of York and the Duchess of York, the former Lady Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon. Her sister Princess Margaret was born 4 years later. In 1936, when she was 10, her uncle, King Edward ...
61. Queen Wilhelmina
Queen Wilhelmina was born on August 31, 1880 in The Hague, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands as Wilhelmina Helena Pauline Marie van Oranje-Nassau. She was married to Prince Hendrik of the Netherlands. She died on November 28, 1962 in Apeldoorn, Gelderland, Netherlands.
Actress | La mirada del ángel
Letizia is the Queen of Spain as the wife of King Felipe VI, who ascended on 19 June 2014 on the abdication of his father Juan Carlos I. Before her marriage, Letizia was a journalist and news anchor. She was an award-winning broadcast journalist - she earned both her undergraduate and master's ...
Maria Christina of Austria was born on July 21, 1858 in Moravia, Austria-Hungary as Maria Christina Désirée Henriette Felicitas Rainiera von Hapsburg. She was married to King Alfonso XII. She died on February 6, 1929 in Madrid, Spain.
68. Queen Juliana
Queen Juliana was born on April 30, 1909 in The Hague, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands as Princess Juliana Louise Emma Marie Wilhelmina of the Netherlands. She was married to Prince Bernhard of the Netherlands. She died on March 20, 2004 in Baarn, Utrecht, Netherlands.
70. Margrethe II
Writer | De vilde svaner
Margrethe II was born on April 16, 1940 in Amalienborg Palace, Copenhagen, Denmark as Margrethe Alexandrine Þorhildur Ingrid. She is an actress and writer, known for De vilde svaner (2009), Astro Royal Hollywood (2017) and The Snow Queen (2000). She was previously married to Prins Henrik.
71. Empress Zita
Self | Pathé's Weekly, No. 7
Empress Zita was born on May 9, 1892 in Capezzano Pianore, Camaiore, Tuscany, Italy as HRH Zita Maria delle Grazie Adelgonda Micaela Raffaela Gabriella Giuseppina Antonia Luisa Agnese Princess of Bourbon-Parma. She was married to Emperor Karl. She died on March 14, 1989 in Zizers, Graubünden, ...
Marie-José Van Sachsen Coburg-Gotha was born on August 4, 1906 in Oostende, Belgium as Marie-José Charlotte Sophie Amélie Henriette Gabrielle Van Sachsen Coburg-Gotha. She was married to Umberto Savoy. She died on January 27, 2001 in Genève, Switzerland.
Self | V.I.P.-Schaukel
Aishwarya Rajya Laxmi Devi Shah was the Queen of Nepal from 1972 to 2001 also referred as Bada Maharani. She was the wife and the second cousin of King Birendra and the mother of Crown Prince Dipendra, Prince Nirajan, and Princess Shruti.After King Mahendra died in 1972, Birendra became the King ...
Actress | Corazón de reina
Victoria Eugenia von Battenberg, always called "Ena", was born in Scotland on October 24, 1887, the only daughter of Prince Henry von Battenberg and Princess Beatrice, herself one of Queen Victoria's daughters. 1887 was also Queen Victoria's Jubilee Year, and in her honor her little granddaughter ...
77. Queen Kate Ajike
Actress | My Banquet 1 August
Her Majesty Queen Ugwunwa Ajike is an Ohafia Queen for home, abroad and overseas. She is an exceptional actress, producer, screen writer, play writer, film director and the owner of a major film production company and an online global release movie platform. She has been gliding the entertainment ...
Writer | Le lys de la vie
Queen Marie of Romania was born Princess Marie of England on October 29, 1875. She was the daughter of Queen Victoria's son Albert and his wife Marie who was the daughter of Czar Alexander II of Russia.
She spent much of her early life in England, but her father was a navy man so she moved from ...
Alix of Hess-Darmstadt was born on June 8, 1872 in Darmstadt, Germany. Her parents were the Grand Duke and Duchess of Darmstadt; her mother was also the daughter of Queen Victoria. When Alix was still very young, her sister Mary and then her mother died of diphtheria. Also, her brother Frederick (...
81. Dronning Maud
Queen Maud of Norway was born Princess Maud on November 26, 1869. Her parents were the Prince and Princess of Wales, the heirs to Maud's grandmother Queen Victoria. Maud's mother was also Danish Princess. Maud grew up enjoying fine things. Spending time in Palaces in England and abroad while ...
83. Queen Louise
Self | Animated Weekly, No. 75
Queen Louise was born on July 13, 1889 in Schloss Heiligenberg, Seeheim-Jugenheim, Grand Duchy of Hesse, German Empire as Louise Alexandra Marie Irène von Battenberg. She was married to King Gustaf VI Adolf. She died on March 7, 1965 in Saint Göran Hospital, Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden.
Self | En kongelig familie
Former Queen Anne of Romania was born on September 18, 1923 in Paris, France as HRH Anne Maria Antoinette Françoise Zita Marguerite Princess de Bourbon de Parme. She was married to King Michael. She died on August 1, 2016 in Morges, Switzerland.
Queen Salote Tupou III was born on March 13, 1900 in Royal Palace, Nuku'alofa, Tongatapu, Tonga as Salote Mafile'o Pilolevu. She died on December 16, 1965 in Auckland, New Zealand.
Actress | Corazón de reina
Queen María Cristina was born on June 21, 1858 in Groß Seelowitz, Moravia, Austria-Hungary as Maria Christina Henriette Desideria Felicitas Raineria von Habsburg-Lothringen. She was an actress, known for Corazón de reina (1926). She was married to King Alfonso XII of Spain. She died on ...
Queen Maria-Hendrika of the Belgians was born on August 23, 1836 in Budapest, Hungary as Marie Henriette Anna von Österreich von Habsburg-Lorraine. She was married to King Leopold II. She died on September 19, 1902 in Spa, Belgium.