Kira of Russia (1909–1967)

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Kira of Russia (1909–1967)

Niece of Marie of Rumania. Name variations: Kira Cyrillovna. Born on May 9, 1909, in Paris, France; died on September 8, 1967, at St. Briac-sur-Mer, France; buried in Hechingen, Germany; daughter of Cyril Vladimirovitch (grandson of Tsar Alexander II of Russia) andVictoria Melita of Saxe-Coburg (1876–1936); niece ofMarie of Rumania (1875–1938); married Louis Ferdinand Hohenzollern (1907–1994), prince of Prussia, on May 2, 1938; children: Frederick (b. 1939); Michael (b. 1940);Marie-Cecile Hohenzollern (b. 1942, who married Frederick Augustus of Oldenburg);Kira Hohenzollern (b. 1943); Louis (1944–1977); Christian (b. 1946);Xenia Hohenzollern (b. 1949).