Elisabeth (1894–1956)

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Elisabeth (1894–1956)

Queen of the Hellenes. Name variations: Elisabetha; Elizabeth Hohenzollern; Elizabeth of Greece; Elizabeth of Rumania or Romania. Born Elizabeth Charlotte Josephine Alexandra Victoria on October 12, 1894, in Sinaia, Rumania; died on November 15, 1956, in Cannes, France; daughter of Ferdinand I, king of Rumania, and Marie of Rumania (1875–1938); married George II (1890–1947), king of the Hellenes, on February 27, 1921 (divorced 1935); children: none.