Princess Diana of Bourbon-Parma

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Princess Diana Margherita of Bourbon-Parma (Diane Marguerite de Bourbon-Parme in French; 22 May 1932 – 7 May 2020) was a French aristocrat. She was a member of the House of Bourbon-Parma, a cadet branch of the Spanish royal family.[1] She was born in Paris.

On 15 March 1955 she married Prince Franz Josef Hubertus Maria Meinrad Michael of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen, son of Frederick, Prince of Hohenzollern, in a civil ceremony London.[2] She and Prince Franz Josef divorced in 1961.[3]

Princess Diana died in Hamburg on 7 May 2020 from COVID-19 during pandemic in Germany, aged 87. Her first cousin Princess María Teresa of Bourbon-Parma died in March 2020 from the same infection.[3]

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  1. "¿Quién es la última princesa fallecida por coronavirus y cuál es su vínculo con la Familia Real española?" [Who is the last princess who died of coronavirus and what is her link with the Spanish Royal Family?]. El Mundo (in Spanish). 7 May 2020. Retrieved 2 June 2020.
  2. McNaughton, C. Arnold (1973). The Book of Kings: A Royal Genealogy (1st ed.). London: Garnstone Press. p. 84. ISBN 9780900391194.
  3. 3.0 3.1 Nuevo luto en la familia de Borbón-Parma: la princesa Diana, fallecida por coronavirus (in Spanish)