Aleksandar, Prince of Yugoslavia

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Aleksandar, Prince of Yugoslavia Gender: M
Aleksandar P. Karađorđević
born on 13 August 1924 at 15:00 (= 3:00 PM )
Place Richmond Palace, England, 51n28, 0w19
Timezone BST h1e (is daylight saving time)
Data source
Rectified from approx. time
Rodden Rating C
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 20°30' s_mo.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 03°41 Asc.s_scocol.18.gif 27°13'

Prince of Yugoslavia Aleksandar (1958)


English-born commercial pilot who was the elder son of Prince Paul, who served as Regent of Yugoslavia in the 1930s, and his wife, Princess Olga of Greece and Denmark.

As a nephew of Princess Marina, Duchess of Kent (née of Greece and Denmark), he was a first cousin of Prince Edward, Duke of Kent, Prince Michael of Kent, and Princess Alexandra, The Honourable Lady Ogilvy; he was also a first cousin once removed of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.

On 12 February 1955, Alexander married Princess Maria Pia of Savoy, daughter of King Umberto II of Italy and of his wife, Princess Marie José of Belgium. The marriage took place at Cascais in Portugal where the bride's father was living in exile. The couple had met on 22 August 1954 during the royal cruise of the Agamemnon, hosted by King Paul and Queen Frederica of Greece. Alexander and Maria Pia have twin sons born in 1958. Another set of twins was born five years later, this time a girl and a boy, in 1963. Alexander and Maria Pia divorced in 1967.

On 2 November 1973, Alexander married in a civil ceremony in Paris Princess Barbara Eleonore Marie of Liechtenstein (born 9 July 1942), and they had one son born in 1977.

Prince Alexander died on 12 May 2016 at age 91 in Paris where he and his wife had lived for many years.

Link to Wikipedia biography



Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes birth news, The Daily Telegraph (London, England), 14 August 1924, page 9: born "yesterday afternoon."

A birth time of 3 PM is speculative.


  • Family : Relationship : Number of Marriages (Two)
  • Family : Parenting : Birthing - Twins, triplets, etc. (Two sets of twins)
  • Family : Parenting : Kids more than 3 (Five)
  • Lifestyle : Home : Expatriate
  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 91)
  • Vocation : Travel : Pilot/ commercial
  • Notable : Famous : Royal family (House of Karađorđević)