Princess Fawzia Fuad of Egypt
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Princess Fawzia Fuad of Egypt

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Born Nov 5, 1921
Age 92
Hometown Alexandria

Princess Fawzia Fuad of Egypt and of Iran is an Egyptian princess who became Queen of Iran as the first wife of Mohammad Reza Pahlavi. She is currently Fawzia Shirin, having remarried in 1949 and having her royal titles no longer recognized by the Egyptian government after the Egyptian Revolution of 1952. She is still commonly referred to as princess out of courtesy. She is the oldest member of the deposed Muhammad Ali Dynasty residing in Egypt.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1921 Birth Born on November 5, 1921.

TEENAGE

1939 17 Years Old Princess Fawzia of Egypt married Mohammad Reza Pahlavi (1919–1980), the Crown Prince of Iran, at the Abdeen Palace in Cairo, on 16 March 1939; after their honeymoon, the wedding ceremonies were repeated in Tehran. … Read More

TWENTIES

1942 20 Years Old Soon after her husband’s ascent to the throne, Queen Fawzia appeared on the cover of the 21 September 1942, issue of Life magazine, photographed by Cecil Beaton, who described her as an “Asian Venus” with “a perfect heart-shaped face and strangely pale but piercing blue eyes.” … Read More
1945 23 Years Old The marriage was not a success. After the birth of the couple’s daughter, Queen Fawzia (the title of empress was not yet used in Iran at that time) obtained an Egyptian divorce in 1945, whereupon she moved to Cairo. This divorce was first not recognized for several years by Iran, but eventually an official divorce was obtained in Iran, on 17 November 1948, with Queen Fawzia successfully reclaiming her previous distinction of Princess of Egypt as well. … Read More
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She is currently Fawzia Shirin, having remarried in 1949 and having her royal titles no longer recognized by the Egyptian government after the Egyptian Revolution of 1952. … Read More

LATE ADULTHOOD

2005 83 Years Old Princess Fawzia’s death was mistakenly reported in January 2005. … Read More
2011 89 Years Old As of 2011 she lives in Alexandria, Egypt. … Read More
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