Victoria Eugenie o Battenberg

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Victoria Eugenie o Battenberg
Queen consort o Spain
Tenur31 Mey 1906 – 14 Aprile 1931
Born24 October 1887(1887-10-24)
Balmoral Castle, Unitit Kinrick
Dee'd15 Apryle 1969(1969-04-15) (aged 81)
Lausanne, Switzerland
Buirial18 April 1969
Catholic Church, Lausanne, Switzerland
25 Aprile 1985
El Escorial, Spain
SpouseAlfonso XIII o Spain (m. 1906; d. 1941)
Full name
Victoria Eugenie Julia Ena
HooseBattenberg (birth)
Bourbons o Spain (mairiage)
FaitherPrince Henry o Battenberg
MitherPrincess Beatrice o the United Kinrick
ReleegionRoman Catholic
prev. Church o England
Coat of Arms of Victoria Eugenie of Battenberg, Queen Consort of Spain.svg

Princess Victoria Eugenie o Battenberg (Victoria Eugenie Julia Ena; 24 October 1887 – 15 Aprile 1969) wis Queen consort o Spain as the wife o King Alfonso XIII o Spain. She wis named in honour o her grandmither Queen Victoria an Eugénie de Montijo (wife o Napoleon III o Fraunce) She wis the paternal grandmither o Juan Carlos I o Spain.

Mairiage[eedit | eedit soorce]

On 31 May 1906 Princess Victoria Eugenie mairit Keeng Alfonso XIII o Spain, son o the late Keeng Alfonso XII an his wife Airchduchess Maria Christina o Austrick.

Issue[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Infante Alfonso o Spain, Prince o Asturies (10 May 1907 – 6 September 1938) mairit twice but haed nae issue.
  2. Infante Jaime, Duke o Segovia (23 Juin 1908 – 20 Mairch 1975) mairit twice an haed issue.
  3. Infanta Beatriz o Spain (22 Juin 1909 – 22 November 2002) mairit Alessandro Torlonia, 5t Prince o Civitella-Cesi an haed issue.
  4. Infante Fernando o Spain (21 Mey 1910) stillborn.
  5. Infanta María Cristina o Spain (12 December 1911 – 23 December 1996) mairit Enrico Marone-Cinzano, 1st Coont Marone an haed issue.
  6. Infante Juan o Spain, Coont o Barcelona (20 Juin 1913 – 1 Aprile 1993) mairit Princess María de las Mercedes o the Twa Sicilies an haed issue.
  7. Infante Gonzalo o Spain (24 October 1914 – 13 August 1934) died young.

Teetles an styles[eedit | eedit soorce]

  • 24 October 1887 - 31 Mey 1906 Her Highness Princess Victoria Eugenie o Battenberg.
  • 31 Mey 1906 – 14 Aprile 1931 Her Majesty The Queen o Spain.