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Queen Astrid, painted by G. Bernhard Österman.
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Beautiful pictures for a Beautiful Queen!
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Astrid and Leopold with Baudouin and Joséphine-Charlotte.
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Astrid and Leopold
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King Leopold, queen Astrid and her uncle, king Gustav V of sweden.
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1934, Leopold and Astrid, the new king and queen of the Belgians, after the tragic death of Albert I.

Astrid was expecting her third child, prince Albert.
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Astrid and Leopold in 1926
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queen Astrid and her youngest son, Albert.
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Astrid with Joe-Joe and Bobo (as they were called at home)
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On 29th August 1935 queen Astrid of the Belgians dies in a car accident near Küssnacht, in Switzerland.
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Army soldiers march through the streets at queen Astrid's funeral, September 1935.

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With her first son, Baudouin, 1930.

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with her second son, Albert, the present king of the Belgians.

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With her 3 children, 1934

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At her very first arrival in Belgium, November 1926. Astrid kissing her fiancé Leopold.
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1985, 50 years after her death, King Baudouin, his brother prince Albert (with his wife princess Paola), and his sister grand duchess Josephine-Charlotte pay an official visit to the place where their mother died.
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From the photo above, is that a photo of a monument to her or photo of her grave site in Switzerland? Or was she buried in Belgium in the family plot with the rest of the Kings and Queens?
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