Helena Palaiologina (daughter of Demetrios Palaiologos)
|House||House of Palaiologos (by birth)|
Edirne, Ottoman Empire
She was born in April 1442 by Theodore's second wife Theodora Asanina, daughter of Paul Asanes. According to the Greek historian George Sphrantzes, in October 1458 the Ottoman Sultan sent Demetrios to request in marriage his daughter. She was taken to the Sultan Mehmed II's harem on 30 May 1460 and later got released. She died in 1470 in Edirne.