Princess Marie Louise of Bulgaria
Princess Maria Louise of Bulgaria (Bulgarian: Княгиня Мария Луиза Българска; born 13 January 1933, Sofia) is the daughter of Tsar Boris III and Tsaritsa Ioanna and the older sister of Simeon II of Bulgaria. Her baptism in the Bulgarian Orthodox Church caused controversy at the time.
After the abolition of the monarchy in 1946, Princess Maria Louise left the country with her mother and brother. They first lived in Egypt and then moved to Spain.
Marriage and issue
- Prince Boris of Leiningen (17 April 1960) married firstly Millena Manov on 14 February 1987; divorced 9 July 1996, with issue. He wed secondly Cheryl Ann Riegler 11 September 1998, with issue
- Prince Hermann Friedrich of Leiningen (16 April 1963) married Deborah Cully 16 May 1987, with issue
Karl and Maria Luisa divorced on 4 December 1968.
- Princess Alexandra Nadejda Maria Chrobok of Koháry (born 14 September 1970), married on 8 September 2001 at Cascais, Portugal, Jorge Champalimaud Raposo de Magalhães (born 16 September 1970), a descendant of João de Magalhães 3rd Lord of Ponte da Barca, a 2nd cousin of Ferdinand Magellan, with issue.
- Prince Pawel Alastair Antoni Chrobok of Koháry (born 3 May 1972), married to Ariana Oliver Mas, with issue.
Princess of Koháry
Titles, styles, and honours
- Titles and styles
- 13 January 1933 - 14 February 1957: Her Royal Highness Princess Marie Louise of Bulgaria
- 14 February 1957 - 4 December 1968: Her Royal Highness Princess Marie Louise of Leiningen
- 4 December 1968- 11 June 2012: Her Royal Highness Princess Marie Louise of Bulgaria
- 11 June 2012 – Present: Her Royal Highness Princess Marie Louise of Bulgaria, Princess of Koháry
- Kingdom of Bulgaria: Dame Grand Cross of the Order of Saints Cyril and Methodius.
- House of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha: Knight Grand Cross of the Saxe-Coburg and Gotha Saxe-Ernestine House Order
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- "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2 April 2012. Retrieved 26 April 2012.