Princess Zorka of Montenegro
|Princess Zorka of Montenegro|
|Princess Zorka Karageorgevich|
|Spouse||Prince Peter Karageorgevich|
|Issue||Helen, Princess Elena Petrovna of Russia
George, Crown Prince of Serbia
|House||House of Karageorgevich
House of Petrović-Njegoš
|Father||Nicholas I of Montenegro|
23 December 1864|
|Died||16 March 1890
|Burial||Oplenac Royal Mausoleum|
Princess Ljubica Petrović-Njegoš of Montenegro (Serbian: Љубица Петровић-Његош; 23 December 1864 – 16 March 1890), and later became Princess Zorka Karađorđević in Serbia. She was better known as Princess Zorka.
Born in Cetinje, Montenegro at the time when her father was already the reigning Prince of Montenegro (his uncle Danilo II Petrović-Njegoš having died in 1860). Zorka was educated in Russia before returning to Montenegro to be engaged to Karađorđević. Zorka's sister Elena married the future King Victor Emmanuel III of Italy.
Marriage and children
They had five children:
- Helen (4 November 1884 – 16 October 1962).
- Milena (28 April 1886 – 21 December 1887).
- George (8 September 1887 – 17 October 1972).
- Alexander (16 December 1888 – 9 October 1934).
- Andrew (born and died 16 March 1890).
- The Times, "Montenegro", 13 August 1883.
- Royal Mausoleum Oplenac
- The Njegoskij Fund Public Project : Private family archives-based digital documentary fund focused on history and culture of Royal Montenegro.
- Crnogorska princeza Zorka
- Crnogorske princeze
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