Alexandra of Yugoslavia ( Greek: Αλεξάνδρα, Serbo-Croatian: Александра / Aleksandra; 25 March 1921 – 30 January 1993) was the last Queen of Yugoslavia as the wife of King Peter II .
Queen Alexandra of Yugoslavia, the widow of Peter II, whose reign as the last King of Yugoslavia was ended in 1941 by invading German troops, died Saturday at her home outside London. She was...
Queen Alexandra met HM King Peter II of Yugoslavia in London in 1942 and they married in March 1944 and their son HRH Crown Prince Alexander was born in London 17 July 1945. The Queen was buried at Tatoi Palace Royal Cemetery near Athens and and reburied on Sunday 26 May 2013 in Serbia at the Royal Family Mausoleum at Oplenac. Dynasty
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Denmark, Queen of Yugoslavia, was ever truly her own. Even the most ardent republican can appreciate the tragedy of Alexandra of Yugoslavia. The 20th century saw the abolition of a slew of European monarchies that cast dozens of erstwhile royals from castles and palaces into a more everyday world.
Richard Tomlinson Tuesday 02 February 1993 00:02 Comments Alexandra, Princess of Greece and Denmark, born Tatoi Greece 25 March 1921, married 1944 King Peter II of Yugoslavia (died 1970; one...
The couple finally married on 20 March 1944. The ceremony, at which the King’s mother refused to participate, was held at the Yugoslav embassy in London. The wedding was very well attended by no less than four reigning kings and queens and important members of the European royalty.
On March 20, 1944, a member of the Royal House of Karadjordjevic and the last king of Yugoslavia, Peter II married Princess Alexandra of Greece and Denmark in a ceremony at the Yugoslav Legation in London.
Alexandra of Yugoslavia is the 258th most popular companion (up from 262nd in 2019), the 228th most popular biography from Greece (up from 231st in 2019) and the 5th most popular Greek Companion. Alexandra of Yugoslavia is most famous for being the wife of King Alexander I of Yugoslavia.
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