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Alexander I, King of Yugoslavia





Reign

King of Yugoslavia
October 3, 1929 - October 9, 1934  (5 years) (40-45)
Succeeded by Peter II of Yugoslavia


King of Serbia
August 16, 1921 - October 3, 1929  (8 years) (32-40)
Preceded by Peter I of Serbia


Life Data

Name Alexander
House Karađorđević
Birth

December 16, 1888

Cetinje, Montenegro

Death

October 9, 1934  (45 years)

Marseille, France


Parents

Peter I, King of Serbia
Born July 11, 1844
Father Alexander, Prince of Serbia  (1806-85) (79 years)
Mother Persida, Lady Nenadović  (1813-73) (60 years)
Marriage 1883-90  (7 years, widowed)
Died August 16, 1921  (77 years)


Zorka, Princess of Montenegro
Born December 23, 1864
Father Nicholas I, King of Montenegro  (1841-1921) (80 years)
Mother Milena, Lady Vukotić  (1848-1923) (75 years)
Children 5
Died March 16, 1890  (25 years)


Siblings

1. Helen, Grand Duchess of Russia  (1884-1962) (78 years)
2. Milena, Princess of Serbia  (1886-87) (1 year)
3. George, Crown Prince of Serbia  (1887-1972) (85 years)
4. Andrew, Prince of Serbia  (1890-90) (1 day)


Marriages

1. Maria, Princess of Romania
Born January 6, 1900
Father Ferdinand I, King of Romania  (1865-1927) (62 years)
Mother Marie, Princess of Edinburgh  (1875-1938) (67 years)
Marriage June 8, 1922 - October 9, 1934  (12 years, died)
Died June 22, 1961  (61 years)


Child 1: Peter II, King of Yugoslavia

Born September 6, 1923
Died November 3, 1970  (47 years)


Marriages
Wife Alexandra, Princess of Greece and Denmark (1921-93)(m.1944)


Grandchildren via Peter II

1. Alexander, Crown Prince of Yugoslavia
Born July 17, 1945  (74 years)
Marriages

1. Maria da Glória, Princess of Orléans-Braganza (1946-)(m.1972 d.1985)

2. Katherine Clairy Batis (1943-) (m.1985)

Children 3 sons


Child 2: Tomislav, Prince of Yugoslavia

Born January 19, 1928
Died July 12, 2000  (72 years)


Marriages
First Wife Margarita, Princess of Baden (1932-2013) (m.1957 d.1981)
Second Wife Linda Mary Bonney  (1949-) (m.1982)


Grandchildren via Tomislav

1. Nikola, Prince of Yugoslavia
Born March 15, 1958  (62 years)
Marriages 1. Ljiljana Licanin (1957-) (m.1992)
Children 1 daughter


2. Katarina, Princess of Yugoslavia
Born November 28, 1959  (60 years)
Marriages 1. Desmond, Lord de Silva (1939-2018) (m.1987 d.2010)
Children 1 daughter


3. George, Prince of Yugoslavia
Born May 25, 1984  (36 years)
Marriages 1. Fallon Rayman (1995-) (m.2016)


4. Michael, Prince of Yugoslavia
Born December 15, 1985  (34 years)
Marriages 1. Ljubica Ljubisavljević (1989-) (m.2016)
Children 1 daughter


Child 3: Andrew, Prince of Yugoslavia

Born June 28, 1929
Died May 7, 1990  (60 years)


Marriages
First Wife Christina Margarethe, Princess of Hesse (1933-2011) (m.1956 d.1962)
Second Wife Kira, Princess of Leiningen (1930-2005) (m.1963 d.1972)
Third Wife Eva Maria Andjelkovich (1926-) (m.1974)


Grandchildren via Andrew

1. Tania, Princess of Yugoslavia
Born July 18, 1957  (62 years)
Marriages 1. Gregory Thune-Larsen (1953-) (m.1990)
Children 2 daughters


2. Christopher, Prince of Yugoslavia
Born February 4, 1960
Died May 14, 1994  (34 years)


3. Lavinia Marie, Princess of Yugoslavia
Born October 18, 1961  (58 years)
Marriages

1. Erastos Sidiropoulos (1943-) (m.1989 d.1993)

2. Austin Prichard-Levy (1953-2017) (m.1998)

Children 1 daughter, 2 sons


4. Karl Vladimir, Prince of Yugoslavia
Born March 11, 1964  (56 years)
Marriages 1. Brigitte Müller (1956-) (m.2000)
Children 1 son


5. Dimitri, Prince of Yugoslavia
Born April 21, 1965  (55 years)
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