Saturday, November 22, 2014

November 16, 2014 :: Part III

IN MEMORIAM

King Henry III of England   {1272}

Margaret, Maid of Norway, Queen of Scots   {1290}

King Friedrich Wilhelm II of Prussia (1786-1797), Elector of Brandenburg   {1797}

Gulcemal Kadinefendi, Consort of the Sultan of the Ottoman Empire   {1851}

Princess Cecilia/Cecilie "Cecile" of Greece + Denmark, Hereditary Grand Duchess of Hesse + by Rhine   {1937}

Hereditary Grand Duke Georg Donatus of Hesse + by Rhine   {1937} (Greece)

Princess Charlotte of Monaco, Duchess of Valentinois   {1977}

November 16, 2014 :: Part II

ROYAL WEDDINGS, continued

King Muhammad Zahir Shah of Afghanistan (1933-2007) & Humaira Begum   {1930} [NIKAH]

Princess Marie/Maria Eleonore/Eleanora of Albania, Princess of Wied & Prince Alfred von Schonburg-Waldenburg   {1937} in MunichBavariaGermany

Princess Maria Luisa (Marie Louise) of Bulgaria, Princess of Kohary & Bronislaw Tomasz Andrzej Chrobok   {1969}

Prince Eugen of Bavaria & Countess Helene von Khevenhuller-Metsch   {1970} [CIVIL] in MunichGermany

Prince Wolfgang of Bavaria & Countess Beatrice of Lodron-Laterano + Castelromano   {1990} [CIVIL] in StarnbergGermany


HISTORICAL IMPERIAL BIRTHDAY

Tiberius, Emperor of the Roman Empire   {42 BC}



November 16, 2014 :: Part I

ROYAL BIRTHDAY

Princess Sana Asem of Jordan   {1960}


ROYAL ENGAGEMENT

Prince William of Wales & Catherine "Kate" Middleton   {2010}












































ROYAL WEDDINGS

Charles Philippe of France, Count of Artois [King Charles X Philippe of France] & Princess Maria Teresa of Savoy + Sardinia   {1773} [IN PERSON] @ Versailles, France

Princess Maria Anna of Saxony & Leopoldo II, Grand Duke of Tuscany, Archduke of Austria   {1817} [IN PERSON] in Florence, Italy

Archduchess Maria Theresia (Marie Therese) Beatrice of Austria & Henri, Count of Chambord, Duke of Bordeaux [King Henri V of France (Aug. 2-18, 1830)]   {1846} [IN PERSON] in Bruck an der Mur, Austria

Grand Duchess Maria Nikolaievna of Russia, Duchess of Leuchtenberg (1839-1852) & Count Grigori Strogonov   {1856} in St. Petersburg, Russia

Eugenie Laetitia Barbe Caroline Lucienne Marie Jeanne Bonaparte, Princess Napoleon & Napoleon Ney, Prince de Moskowa, Duc d’Elchingen   {1898} Rome, Italy [judicially separated 1903]

Prince Carlos/Carlo Maria Francois of the Two-Sicilies & Princess Louise of Orleans/France   {1907} in Woodnorton,Worcestershire, England, UK

Grand Duke Roman Petrovich of Russia & Countess Prascovia Cheremeteva   {1921} in Cap d’Antibes, France

Duke Maximilian Karl/Karel of Hohenberg & Countess Maria Elisabeth/Elisabetha Bona of Waldburg-Wolfegg + Waldsee   {1926} in Wolfegg, Wurttemberg, Germany


November 15, 2014 :: Part III

IN MEMORIAM

Flavius Petrus Sabbatius Iustinianus/Justinian Augustus I “the Great”, Emperor of the Byzantine Empire   {565}

Queen consort Maria II "the Educator/the Good Mother" of Portugal + the Algarves (1826-1828; 1834-1853)   {1853}

King Frederik VII of Denmark (1848-1863)   {1863}

Maximilian Joseph, Duke in Bavaria   {1888}

Princess Stana (Anastasia) Petrovic-Njegos of Montenegro, Princess Romanovsky (1889-1906), Duchess of Leuchtenberg (1889-1906), Grand Duchess of Russia (1907-1935)   {1935}

Princess Sylvia of Bentheim + Steinfurt, Countess von Puckler   {2013}

November 15, 2014 :: Part II

ROYAL + ARISTOCRATIC WEDDINGS, continued

Archduke Felix of Austria & Princess + Duchess Anna-Eugenie of Arenberg   {1952} [CIVIL] in BeaulieuFrance

Archduke Rudolf of Austria & Princess Anna Gabriele von Wrede   {1971}

Duchess Elisabeth of Mecklenburg & Count Alhard von dem Bussche-Ippenburg   {1974} [CIVIL] in LudenscheidGermany [divorced 1995]

Michael-Benedikt, Prince of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach & Dagmar Hennings {1980} in London, England, UK

Princess Felicitas of Saxe-Coburg + Gotha-Kohary & Sergei Trotzky   {1987} in MunichGermany

Princess Eugenia of Hohenzollern-Emden & Alexander Sautter   {1991}

Princess Sayako of Japan & Yoshiki Kuroda   {2005} @ the Imperial Hotel, TokyoJapan





















Count Alessandro Vittorio Eugenio Lecquio di Assaba y Torlonia & Maria Palacios Milla   {2008}


HISTORICAL ROYAL BIRTHDAYS

King Jean/John I “the Posthumous” of France + Navarre, Count of Champagne   {1316}

Archduchess Eleanor/Leonor/Eleonore/Alienor of Austria, Infanta of Castile, Queen consort of Portugal, Queen consort of France, Dowager Duchess of Touraine   {1498}

Jerome-Napoleon I Bonaparte, Prince Francais, King of Westphalia, Prince + Count of Montfort   {1784}

Muhammad Tewfik Pasha, Khedive of Egypt + Sudan (1879-1892)   {1852}

King Manoel/Manuel/Emmanuel II "the Patriot/the Unfortunate" of Portugal + the Algarves (1908-1910)   {1889}

Grand Duchess Olga Nikolaievna of Russia   {1895}


Prince Shah Mahmoud Khan of Afghanistan   {1946}