Queen Ratna of Nepal
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Queen Ratna of Nepal

Nepalese Queen
Female

Ratna Rajya Laxmi Devi Shah was Queen Consort of Nepal from 1955 to 1972 and Queen Mother from 1972 to 2008 when the royal family were stripped of all titles and provileges. She was technically the Queen Grandmother of Nepal for three days following the Nepalese royal massacre in 2001 She is the second wife of King Mahendra of Nepal (1920–1972).… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1928 Birth Born on August 19, 1928.

TWENTIES

1955 26 Years Old She became Queen Consort after Mahendra's father King Tribhuvan died in 1955. In 1972 Mahendra suffered a fatal heart attack while hunting in Chitwan. … Read More

LATE ADULTHOOD

2001 72 Years Old …  She was technically the Queen Grandmother of Nepal for three days following the Nepalese royal massacre in 2001. … Read More
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