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Old 12-12-2007, 12:23 PM
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Shortest Royal Marriages

Either by Death or Divorce, can Anyone tell my the shortest marriages in royal history.

I know of Princess Filippa of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Sayn who was killed in a car crash 3 months after her wedding.
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Old 12-17-2007, 03:15 AM
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Well George IV's marriage to Mrs. Fitzherbert, if that even counts as a true marriage, since it was quickly annulled, was pretty short :)
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In Spain, King Alfonso XII's marriage to Princess Maria de Las Mercedes of Orleans only lasted six months. The new Queen died both of tuberculosis and miscarriage, aged 18.

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Archduchess Elisabeth Caecilia of Austria married James Litchfield on 9 Oct 1982 and then died 18 May 1983

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Princess Antoinette of Monaco, Baroness of Massy (sister of the late Prince Rainier III) and John Gilpin married on 28 July 1983. He died suddenly six weeks later.
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King Alexander III of Scotland married Yolande of Dreux on October 5, 1285. They were married for over four months from 1285 to 1286 until Alexander died March 19, 1286.
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Well George IV's marriage to Mrs. Fitzherbert, if that even counts as a true marriage, since it was quickly annulled, was pretty short :)
know this is an old post but George wasn't really married to Mrs Fitz. and it wasn't as far as I know annulled. He married her illegally and they split up, and he married Caroline of Brunswick. then when he left Caroline, Mrs F got a papal declaration that she was really married in religious temrs to George...
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James V of Scotland was only married to Madeeline of France for about 6 months, she died of consumption. and Mary Stuart was only married to Bothwell for a month before he left her and went on the run....
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Bothwell and Mary died husband and wife.
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Techniclaly yes, but she was trying ot get the marriage annulled in later years, and they were only together as a married couple for about 1 month.
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Marriage that ended by death before it even started:
P.Albert Victor (of UK) and P.Mary of Teck were engaged for 6 weeks when he died of influenza, 6 weeks before their wedding would have taken place. Mary later married her fiancee's younger brother George.
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James V of Scotland was only married to Madeeline of France for about 6 months, she died of consumption. and Mary Stuart was only married to Bothwell for a month before he left her and went on the run....
Poor Madeleine de Valois was a very delicate Princess and was known as the "Summer Queen" ,she arrived in Scotland on the 19th of May and died on the 7th of July 1537.
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Henry VIII of England's 4th marriage to Anne of Cleves was annulled after 6 months
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