Maria del Pilar (b. 1936)

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Maria del Pilar (b. 1936)

Duchess of Badajoz and sister of the king of Spain . Name variations: Maria de Pilar Bourbon; Maria de Bourbon or Maria of Bourbon. Born on July 30, 1936, in Cannes, France; daughter of Maria de las Mercedes (1910–2000) and John or Juan (1913–1993), count of Barcelona; sister of Juan Carlos I (b.1938), king of Spain (r. 1975—); married Louis de la Torre Gómez-Acebo, duke of Estrada; children: Fatima Simoneta Gomez-Acebo (b. 1968); Juan (b. 1969); Bruno (b. 1971); Beltran (b. 1973); Fernando (b.1974).

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