Maria Cristina (1911–1996)

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Maria Cristina (1911–1996)

Spanish princess . Name variations: Infanta. Born on December 12, 1911, at Royal Palace, Madrid, Spain; died on December 23, 1996, at Villa Giralda, Madrid; daughter of Ena (1887–1969) and Alphonso XIII (1886–1941), king of Spain (r. 1886–1931); married Enrico Eugenio, 1st count of Marone, on June 10, 1940; children: Victoria Marone (b. 1941, who married José Carlos Alvarez de Toledo y Gross, 8th count of Villapeterna); Giovanna Marone (b. 1943, who married Jaime Galobart y Satrústegui and Luis Angel Sanchez Merlo y Ruiz); Maria Teresa Marone (b. 1945, who married José Ruiz de Arana y Montalvo, 5th marques of Brenes); Anna Sandra Marone (b. 1948, who married Gian Carol Stavro Santarosa).

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