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Old 05-01-2015, 09:50 AM
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Princess Maria Gabriella participated in an event in connection with the exhibition of the famous "Shroud of Turin" or "Holy Shroud" at the Cathedral of Turin today, April 21. The Shroud of Turin is on display at the cathedral from April 19 - June 24.

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The event was the opening of an exhibition at the Royal Palace in Torino about the various expositions of the Shroud during the last centuries.
Her foundation "Umberto II e Maria José di Savoia" lent some items to the exhibition.
She attended the inauguration together with her daughter and her grandchildren, as well as her cousin Archduchess Margherita of Austria-Este (née Princess of Savoy-Aosta).

More informations and pictures about the inauguration can be found here in this article, whose Author also attended it:
I Savoia e la Sindone

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Old 09-20-2015, 06:20 AM
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Robert Zellinger de Balkany, former husband of Princess Maria Gabriella, has died (likely on 18 or 19 September 2015).
He was born on 4 August 1931 at Iklod (Romania), son of Aladar Zellinger de Balkany and of Helene Davidovici.
He was married firstly in 1957 to Geneviève François-Poncet, the daughter of André François-Poncet (a French politician and Ambassador to Germany and Italy), by whom he had daughters Alexandra and Marina. They divorced in 1966.
In 1969 he married secondly to HRH Princess Maria Gabriella of Savoy, with whom he had a daughter, Marie Elisabeth; they separated in 1976 and later divorced in 1990.

ROBERT DE BALKANY - Scheda Defunto - Necrologi Corriere della Sera

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Old 01-14-2016, 04:27 PM
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Grand Duke Vladimir of Russia's grandson, George, HRH Prince Amedeo of Savoy and HRH Princess Maria-Gabriella of Savoy speaking at the Italian Television about the Russian Imperial Family (last 30 minutes of the video):

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Old 05-21-2016, 12:50 PM
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Sotheby's is handling the sale of the estate of the late Robert Zellinger de Balkany, former husband of Princess Maria Gabriella of Savoy.

Robert de Balkany, Rue de Varenne, Paris | Sotheby's

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I did not know that Robert Zellinger was such a wealthy man. Impressive art collection! Too bad that the family has to sell it.

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