Queen mothers
A Queen mother is a dowager queen who is the mother of the reigning monarch. The term has been used in English since at least 1577. It arises in hereditary monarchies in Europe and is also used to des...
Catherine de' Medici
Vie en image de Catherine de Medicis, l'une des plus grandes personnalités de la renaissance française.
Suniti Devi
Suniti Devi ( or Sunity Devi ) CIE (1864–1932) was the Maharani of Princely state of Koch Bihar, India.
She was a daughter of the renowned Brahmo Samaj reformist, Keshub Chandra Sen of Ca...
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Jedidah
Jedidah (literally meaning, "beloved") was the mother of king Josiah of Judah. (2 Kings 22:1)She was the wife of King Amon of Judah and a daughter of Adaiah of Boscath, a town in the Kingdom of Judah...
Naamah (wife of Solomon)
Naamah ("agreeable") was an ancient queen, wife of King Solomon and mother of his heir Rehoboam, according to both 1 Kings 14:21-31, and 2 Chronicles 12:13 in the Hebrew Bible. She was an Am...
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Vijayaraje Scindia
Vijaya Raje Scindia (12 October 1919 – 25 January 2001) born Lekha Divyeshwari and known popularly as the Rajmata of Gwalior, was a prominent Indian political personality. In the days of the British R...
Maacah
Maacah (Codex Alexandrinus: Maacha, KJV: Maachah, Hebrew: מעכה Ma`aKhaH "Crushed") is a non-gender-specific personal name used in the Bible to refer to a number of different people.1 Kings 15:9-10 and...
Rajmata
A Queen mother is a dowager queen who is the mother of the reigning monarch. The term has been used in English since at least 1577. It arises in hereditary monarchies in Europe and is also used to des...
Keōpūolani
Kalanikauikaʻalaneo Kai Keōpūolani-Ahu-i-Kekai-Makuahine-a-Kama-Kalani-Kau-i-Kealaneo (1778–1823) was a queen consort of Hawaiʻi and the highest ranking wife of King Kamehameha I.
Keōp...
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Maria Anna of Austria
Maria Anna of Austria (Maria Anna Josepha; 7 September 1683 – 14 August 1754) was an Archduchess of Austria and Queen consort of Portugal. She was also Regent of Portugal from 1742 until 1750 during t...
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Sri Sulalai
Princess Sri Sulalai (Thai: ศรีสุลาไลย, ศรีสุลาลัย; rtgs: Si Sulalai) or Princess Sri Suralai (Thai: ศรีสุราลัย, ศรีสุราไลย; rtgs: Si Suralai, 1770–1837) or formally Chao Chom Manda ...
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Maria Christina of Austria
Maria Christina Henriette Desideria Felicitas Raineria of Austria (21 July 1858 – 6 February 1929) was Queen of Spain as the second wife of King Alfonso XII. She was regent during the minority of the...
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Hamida Banu Begum
Hamida Banu Begam, 'Maryam Makani' (1527 – 29 August 1604) was a wife of the second Mughal Emperor, Humayun, and the mother of Mughal Emperor, Akbar. She built Humayun's mausoleum by a mix of Per...
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Roman Catholic Marian art
The Blessed Virgin Mary has been one of the major subjects of Christian Art, Catholic Art and Western Art for many centuries. Literally hundreds of thousands of pieces ofMarian art in the Catholic Chu...
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Louisa Ulrika of Prussia
Louisa Ulrika of Prussia (Swedish: Lovisa Ulrika; German: Luise Ulrike) (24 July 1720 – 16 July 1782) was Queen of Sweden between 1751 and 1771 as the spouse of King Adolf Frederick, an...
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Emma of Waldeck and Pyrmont
Princess Emma of Waldeck and Pyrmont (2 August 1858 – 20 March 1934) was Queen of the Netherlands and Grand Duchess of Luxembourg as the wife of King-Grand Duke William III. An immensely popular membe...
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María de Molina
María Alfonso Téllez de Menezes (c. 1265 – 1321), known as María de Molina, was the wife of Sancho IV of Castile. She was queen consort of Castile and León from 1284 to 1295, and served as regent for ...
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Piper to the Queen Mother
The Piper to the Queen Mother was a position in the British Royal Household in which the holder of the office was responsible for playing the bagpipes at the request of Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mothe...
Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother
Elizabeth Angela Marguerite Bowes-Lyon (4 August 1900 – 30 March 2002) was the wife of King George VI and the mother of Queen Elizabeth II and Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon. She was Queen con...
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Anne of Austria
Anne of Austria (22 September 1601 – 20 January 1666) was queen consort of France and Navarre, regent for her son, Louis XIV of France, and a Spanish and Portuguese Infanta by birth. During her ...
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Marie de' Medici
Marie de' Medici (French: Marie de Médicis; 26 April 1575 – 3 July 1642) was Queen of France as the second wife of King Henry IV of France, of the House of Bourbon. She herself was a member of the...
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Maria Christina of the Two Sicilies
Maria Christina of the Two Sicilies (Italian: Maria Cristina Ferdinanda di Borbone, principessa delle Due Sicilie, Spanish: María Cristina de Borbón, princesa de las Dos Sicilias; 27 April 180...
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Nanthild
Nanthild (c. 610 – 642), also known as Nantéchilde, Nanthechilde, Nanthildis, Nanthilde, or Nantechildis, was a Frankish queen consort and regent, the third of many consorts of Dagobert I, king of the...
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Catherine of Lancaster
Catherine of Lancaster (Castilian: Catalina; 31 March 1373 – 2 June 1418) was Queen of Castile as the wife of King Henry III of Castile.Queen Catherine was the daughter of John of Gaunt, 1st Duke of L...
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Maria Pia of Savoy
Maria Pia of Savoy (14 February 1847 – 5 July 1911) was a Portuguese Queen consort, spouse of King Luís I of Portugal. On the day of her baptism, Pope Pius IX, her godfather, gave her a Golden R...
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Sucharu Devi
Her Highness Maharani Sucharu Devi (or Suchara Devi) (1874-1961) was the Maharani of Mayurbhanj, India.
She was born in a Bengali Hindu family .She was daughter of the Brahmo Samaj reformer Mahar...
Tiye
Tiye (c. 1398 BC – 1338 BC, also spelled Taia, Tiy and Tiyi) was the daughter of Yuya and Tjuyu (also spelled Thuyu). She became the Great Royal Wife of the Egyptian pharaoh Amenhotep III. She ...
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Azubah (mother of Jehoshaphat)
Azubah is a Biblical name meaning "desolation".Azubah was the wife of King Asa and the mother of King Jehoshaphat of Israel. She was the daughter of Shilhi. (1 Kings 22:42, 2 Chr. 20:31)
Mariana of Austria
Mariana of Austria (Maria Anna; 24 December 1634 – 16 May 1696) was Queen consort of Spain as the second wife of King Philip IV, who was also her maternal uncle. At the death of her husband in 1665, Q...
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