April 20: Today in Royal History

Grand Duchess Xenia Alexandrovna of Russia, Photo Credit – Wikipedia

April 20, 1808 – Birth of Charles Louis Napoléon Bonaparte, Emperor Napoleon III of France, in Paris, France
Unofficial Royalty: Napoleon III, Emperor of France

April 20, 1836 – Death of Prince Johann I Josef of Liechtenstein
Wikipedia: Prince Johann I Josef of Liechtenstein

April 20, 1839 – Birth of King Carol I of Romania in Sigmaringen, Germany
Unofficial Royalty: King Carol I of Romania

April 20, 1884 – Birth of Princess Beatrice of Edinburgh, granddaughter of Queen Victoria, at Eastwell Park in Kent, England
Full name: Beatrice Leopoldine Victoria
Unofficial Royalty: Princess Beatrice of Edinburgh

April 20, 1893 – Wedding of Tsar Ferdinand I of Bulgaria and Marie Louise of Bourbon-Parma
Unofficial Royalty: Tsar Ferdinand I of Bulgaria
Unofficial Royalty: Marie Louise of Bourbon-Parma, Princess of Bulgaria

April 20, 1896 – Wedding of Princess Alexandra of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha and Edinburgh and Ernst II, Prince of Hohenlohe-Langenburg
Princess Alexandra was the daughter of Prince Alfred, Duke of Edinburgh and Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha.
Unofficial Royalty: Princess Alexandra of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha and Edinburgh
Unofficial Royalty: Ernst II, Prince of Hohenlohe-Langenburg

April 20, 1929 – Death of Prince Heinrich of Prussia, son of Friedrich III, German Emperor, at Herrenhaus Hemmelmark in Eckernförde, Germany
Full name: Albert Wilhelm Heinrich
Unofficial Royalty: Prince Heinrich of Prussia

April 20, 1947 – Death of King Christian X of Denmark at Amalienborg Palace in Copenhagen, Denmark; buried at Roskilde Cathedral in Roskilde, Denmark
Unofficial Royalty: King Christian X of Denmark

April 20, 1960 – Death of Grand Duchess Xenia Alexandrovna of Russia, daughter of Tsar Alexander III of Russia, in London, England; buried in Roquebrune-Cap-Martin, France
Wikipedia: Grand Duchess Xenia Alexandrovna

April 20, 1999 – Birth of Prince Georg Antonius of Liechtenstein, son of Hereditary Prince Alois, in Grabs, Switzerland
Full name: Georg Antonius Constantin Maria
Wikipedia: Family of Hereditary Prince Alois