Theodora Smilets of Bulgaria
|Spouse||Stephen Uroš III Dečanski of Serbia|
|Stefan Uroš IV Dušan of Serbia, Dusica|
|Father||Smilets of Bulgaria|
|Died||20 December 1322
Zvečan, Serbian Kingdom (now Kosovo/Serbia
Teodora was married to Serbian crown prince Stefan Uroš III (later king) on 24 August 1296. They had two children:
- Emperor Stefan Uroš IV Dušan of Serbia
In 1314, her husband's father, Stefan Milutin, quarreled with Stefan, and sent him to Constantinople to be blinded. Teodora and the family went with him and established a household there until 1320 when they were allowed to return. Teodora died 20 December 1322 at the royal residence at Zvečan, Kosovska Mitrovica. She was buried in the nearby monastery Banjska.
- Pavlov, Plamen (2006). Търновските царици [Queens of Tarnovo] (in Bulgarian). Veliko Tarnovo: ДАР-РХ.
|Queen consort of Serbia