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Funeral of Princess Helene of Greece. Princess Helene of Greece died in Athens from a heart ailment on March 14th. She is the mother of Britain's Duchess of Kent.Picture Shows: Evzons of the Royal guard carry the bier of then late Princess to the cathedral of Athens, In the background: From left to right: Princess Olga of Yugoslavia, Duchess of Kent, King Paul and Queen Frederica. A bit about her Royal Highness background.
Her paternal grandparents were His Imperial and Autocratic Majesty the Tsar Alexander II and Her Imperial Majesty the Tsarina Marie (Princess of Hesse and by Rhine) of all the Russias. Her maternal grandparents were His Grand Ducal Highness the Grand Duke Friedrich Franz II of Mecklenburg-Schwerin and Her Royal Highness the Princess Augusta of Reuss-Köstritz. Helena (known as Elena in the family) married His Royal Highness the Prince Nicholas of Greece & Denmark (House of Slesvig-Holsten-Sønderborg-Lyksborg), the third son of His Majesty the King George I of the Hellenes and Her Majesty, the Queen Olga (Olga was a daughter of the Russian Grand Duke Konstantin Nikolayevich and Alexandra Iosifovna) on the 29 August 1902 at Tsarskoe Selo. 8,0 inches wide and 6,0 inches tall. The photo may have: light wear, scratching, toning, fading, minor staining, spotting, soft or dinged corners.
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