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March 6, 1052 – Death of Emma of Normandy, Queen Consort of England, Norway, and Denmark
Emma was successively the wife of Aethelred of England and Cnut the Great of Denmark, Norway and England. She was the mother of English kings Harthacnut and Edward the Confessor.
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March 6, 1340 – Birth of John of Gaunt, son of King Edward III of England, in Ghent, Belgium
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March 6, 1405 – Birth of John II of Castile
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March 6, 1817 – Birth of Clémentine of Orléans
Clémentine was the mother of Ferdinand I of Bulgaria.
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March 6, 1823 – Birth of King Charles I of Württemberg in Stuttgart, Kingdom of Württemberg (Germany)
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March 6, 1903 – Birth of Princess Kuni Nagako, wife of Emperor Hirohito of Japan, in Tokyo, Japan
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March 6, 1939 – Birth of Infanta Margarita of Spain, Duchess of Soria
Margarita is the younger sister of Juan Carlos of Spain. She has been blind since birth.
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March 6, 1954 – Death of Charles Edward, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, grandson of Queen Victoria, in Coburg, Germany
Prince Charles Edward was the son of Prince Leopold, Duke of Albany and Princess Helen of Waldeck-Pyrmont. Charles Edward was born after his father’s death and was Duke of Albany at birth. At age 14, he became Duke of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha upon the death of his uncle Prince Alfred. Charles Edward married Princess Victoria Adelaide of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg. Their daughter Princess Sibylla was the mother of the current king of Sweden, Carl XVI Gustaf.
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March 6, 1964 – Death of King Paul I of Greece at Tatoi near Athens, Greece; buried at the Tatoi Royal Cemetery
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March 6, 1999 – Death of Sheikh Isa II bin Salman Al Khalifa, Emir of Bahrain at the al-Sakhir Palace; buried at the Al-Rifa’a Cemetery
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