Charlotte of Saxe-Meiningen (1860–1919)

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Charlotte of Saxe-Meiningen (1860–1919)

German princess. Name variations: Charlotte Hohenzollern. Born Victoria Elizabeth Augusta Charlotte on July 24, 1860, in Potsdam, Brandenburg, Germany; died on October 1, 1919, in Baden-Baden, Germany; daughter of Frederick III (1831–1888), emperor of Germany (r. 1888), and Victoria Adelaide (1840–1901), princess royal (and daughter of Queen Victoria of England); sister of Kaiser Wilhelm II (r. 1888–1918); married Bernard III (b. 1851), duke of Saxe-Meiningen and Hildburghausen, on February 18, 1878; children: Feodora of Saxe-Meiningen (1879–1945, who married Henry III, prince of Reuss), duchess of Saxony.