Maud (1869–1938)

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Maud (1869–1938)

Queen of Norway . Name variations: Maud Saxe-Coburg. Born Maud Charlotte Mary Victoria on November 26, 1869, in London, England; died on November 20, 1938, in London; daughter of Edward VII, king of England (r. 1901–1910), and Alexandra of Denmark (1844–1925); married Haakon VII, king of Norway (r. 1905–1957), on July 22, 1896; children: Olav V (1903–1991), king of Norway (r. 1957–1991). Queen Maud Land in Antarctica was named in her honor.

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