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Old 09-16-2012, 01:27 PM
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sad news for Norwegian Royal Family: Princess Ragnhild of Norway has died :(
She died at her home in Rio de Janeiro on 16 September 2012.

official announcement: - Prinsesse Ragnhild er dd

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sad news for Norwegian Royal Family: Princess Ragnhild of Norway has died :(
She died at her home in Rio de Janeiro on 16 September 2012.

official announcement: - Prinsesse Ragnhild er dd
She left her husband, Erling Lorentzen (b.1923) three children: Haakon (b.1954), Ingeborg (b.1957) and Ragnhild Alexandra (b.1968) as well as six grandchildren; she is also survived by her two siblings: King Harald V (b.1937) and Astrid (b.1932)

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Death of Prince Albert of Saxony, brother of the late Margrave of Meissen

HRH Prince Albert of Saxony, Margrave of Meissen, died on Saturday night in a Munich hospital.

Albert Prinz von Sachsen: Enkel des letzten Sachsen-Knigs gestorben - Leipzig -

Dresden - Albert Prince of Saxony Duke of Saxony is dead

The grandson of the last king of Saxony Friedrich August III (1865-1932) died on Saturday night at the age of 77 years in a Munich hospital. The news was announced by the royal family on Sunday.

The prince leaves his wife Elmira Princess of Saxony, Duchess of Saxe.
Prince Albert was born in 1934 in the Bavarian town of Bamberg. He studied history, economics, and folklore and last lived in Dresden and Munich.

He remained close to his native Saxony all his life, as shown by the many publications of his relating to the Free State.
A date for the funeral has not yet been announced.

ETA.. Prince Albert and his wife had no children.
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Cambodia's former King Norodom Sihanouk dies at 89

Cambodia's former King Norodom Sihanouk dies at 89 - World - CBC News
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Sophie de Figueroa, ne Princess zur Lippe, died in October.
According to the notices in El Mercurio, a newspaper in Santiago, Chile, on 28 Oct 2012, the funeral was to be held at Neidling, Schlo Goldegg, Austria, on 31 October. She was born at Alt-Wartenburg on 29 June 1922, daughter of Alfred Rudolf Maria Egmont Pr zur Lippe (1881-1960) and his wife, Anna Gfn von Go (1895-1972). In 1950 she married Sergio de Figueroa Tagle and is survived by him and their family.

Source: Paul Theroff Files - Royal News Section I
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Princess Maria-Christina of Altenburg died in Żywiec (Poland) on2 October.

She was born there on 8 December 1923 as second of four children and older daughter of Archduke Karl-Albrecht of Austria (1888-1951) & his wife Alice Anacrona, created Princess of Altenburg (1889-1985).
She leaves her brother Karl (b.1921), sister Renata (b.1931), brother-in-law Eduardo de Zulueta y Dato (b.1923) and nephews and nieces: Christina (b.1955, only daughter of Karl), Carlos (b.1958), Ernesto (b.1961) and Isabella (b.1965; children of Renata) as well as four grandnephews and three grandnieces (grandchildren of Renata); her other brother Karl-Albrecht predeceased her in 1928, aged 2. Her sister-in-law, Marie-Luise af Petersen predeceased her in 1998, aged 88. In 1957 she lost her two nephews: one-year old Karl-Albrecht (son of Karl) in 1957 and 17-year old Jaime (son of Renata) in 1988.
She was unmarried and childless.

Sources: Theroff Files - an Online Gotha - Austria
Hein Bruins Page - Descendants of the Duke of Teschen
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Princess Susanne of Salm-Horstmar, Wild- u.Rheingrfin, previously Oetker, ne Jantsch, died at Angermund on 24 November.

She was born in 1922, and married in 1952 Prince Karl of Salm-Horstmar, Wild- u.Rheingraf (1911-1991). She is survived by children from her first marriage; her only child with Prince Karl, princess Alexandra of Salm-Horstmar, predeceased her in 2008, aged 55, bereaving two children: Johanna (b.1980) & Richard (b.1982) from her marriage with Baron Richard von Hermann (b.1947).

Sources: Descendants of Count Karl of Lippe-Biesterfeld
Royal News of 2012, Section II
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Princess Marie Claire of Hohenlohe-Bartenstein, nee Buet de Villars died on 9 December 2012.

She was born in Aubenas, Rhone-Alpes, France, on 2 August 1916.
She married civilly in Lindau on 19 January 1959 and religiously in Birnau next day Prince Friedrich of Hohenlohe-Bartenstein (1910-1985); they had a daughter Helena (b.1960).
She is survived by her daughter, her son-in-law and three grandchildren: Sofia (b.1988), Anna (b.1989) and Felix (b.2001)

Sources: Hohenlohe
Descendants of Duke Carlo III of Parma

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