Zorka of Montenegro (1864–1890)

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Zorka of Montenegro (1864–1890)

Princess of Montenego. Name variations: Zorka Petrovitch-Njegos or Petrovic-Njegos. Born on December 23, 1864; died on March 16, 1890; daughter of Milena (1847–1923) and Nicholas I (b. 1841), king of Montenegro (r. 1910–1918); married Peter I (1844–1921), king of Serbia (r. 1903–1921), on August 11, 1883; children: Helen Karadjordjevic (1884–1962, who married grand duke Ivan of Russia); Milena (1886–1888); George Karadjordjevic (b. 1887, renounced right to throne in 1909, after kicking a groom to death and being declared insane); Alexander I (1888–1934), king of Yugoslavia.