Princess Anne of Orléans

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Princess Anne
Duchess of Aosta
Princess Anne of Orléans, Duchess of Aosta (1906-1986).jpg
Born5 August 1906
Le Nouvion-en-Thiérache, France
Died19 March 1986(1986-03-19) (aged 79)
Sorrento, Italy
SpousePrince Amedeo, Duke of Aosta
Margherita, Dowager Archduchess of Austria-Este
Maria Christina, Princess Casimir of Bourbon-Two Sicilies
Full name
Anne Hélène Marie d'Orléans
FatherPrince Jean, Duke of Guise
MotherPrincess Isabelle of Orléans
ReligionRoman Catholic

Princess Anne of Orléans (Anne Hélène Marie; 5 August 1906, Le Nouvion-en-Thiérache, Aisne – 19 March 1986, Sorrento) was a member of the House of Orléans and the Duchess of Aosta by marriage. She was the daughter of Prince Jean, Duke of Guise and Princess Isabelle of Orléans.

Marriage and issue[edit]

She married at Naples, Italy, on 5 November 1927, her cousin, Prince Amedeo of Savoy, Duke of Aosta (1898–1942) and had two daughters:

Titles and styles[edit]

  • 5 August 1906 – 5 November 1927 Her Royal Highness Princess Anne of Orléans
  • 5 November 1927 – 4 July 1931 Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Apulia
  • 4 July 1931 – 3 March 1942 Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Aosta
  • 3 March 1942 – 21 January 1951 ''Her Royal Highness Princess Anne, Duchess of Aosta
  • 21 January 1951 – 19 March 1986 ''Her Royal Highness The Dowager Duchess of Aosta