Queen regnant
A queen regnant (plural: queens regnant) is a female monarch who reigns in her own right, in contrast to a queen consort, who is the wife of a reigning king, or a queen regent, who is the guardian of ...
Queen regnant - Wikipedia
Europe's royals celebrate Denmark Queen Margrethe's birthday
Queen Margrethe II (left), who has ruled Denmark since 1972, is celebrating her 75th birthday today but got celebrations underway last night with a glittering gala dinner with royals from all over Eur...
Rain Queen
The Modjadji or Rain Queen is the hereditary queen of Balobedu, a people of the Limpopo Province of South Africa. The succession to the position of Rain Queen is matrilineal, meaning that the Queen's ...
Rain Queen - Wikipedia
List of queens regnant
A list of all known queens regnant.The following is a list of some queens who are well known from popular writings, although many ancient and poorly documented ruling queens (such as those from Africa...
List of queens regnant - Wikipedia
Europe's royals celebrate Denmark Queen Margrethe's birthday
Queen Margrethe II (left), who has ruled Denmark since 1972, is celebrating her 75th birthday today but got celebrations underway last night with a glittering gala dinner with royals from all over Eur...
Tehaapapa I
Tehaʻapapa I (Tehaʻapapa Fatu'araʻi Teri'i-tariʻa Te-i'oa-tua-vahine) was a Queen regnant of the island of Huahine. She was the ruler of that island during the time Captain Cook visited the island and...
Fatima Kabafa'anu
Fatima Kabafa'anu (fl. 1704), was a Sultana regnant of the Maldives. She was the consort of sultan Ibrahim Mudzhuhiruddine of the Maldives, and briefly regent herself in 1704.Her husband was rumored t...
Rusudan of Georgia
Queen Rusudan (Georgian: რუსუდანი) (c. 1194–1245), from the Bagrationi dynasty, ruled Georgia in 1223–1245.
Daughter of Queen Tamar of Georgia by David Soslan, she succeeded her brother Georg...
Rusudan of Georgia - Wikipedia
Kuda Kala Kamanafa’anu
Kuda Kala Kamanafa’anu (died 1609), was a monarch, as Sultana regnant, of the Maldives from 1607 until 1609.Kuda Kala was monarch during an unstable period of the Maldives and was not able to secure ...
Kuda Kala Kamanafa’anu - Wikipedia
Tehauroa
Rere-ao Te-hau-roa-arii, also given as Terii-hau-roa (c. 1830 – 18 March 1884), was the Queen of Raiatea and Tahaa. In the Tahitian language, her name means "flying-in-the-world" and "perpetual peace"...
Tehauroa - Wikipedia
Irene of Athens
Irene of Athens or Irene the Athenian (Greek: Εἰρήνη ἡ Ἀθηναία) (c. 752 – 9 August 803) is the commonly known name of Irene Sarantapechaina (Greek: Εἰρήνη Σαρανταπήχαινα), Byzantine empress r...
Irene of Athens - Wikipedia
Tribhuwana Wijayatunggadewi
Tribhuwana Wijayatunggadewi or known in her regnal name Tribhuwannottunggadewi Jayawishnuwardhani, or also known as Dyah Gitarja, was a Javanese queen regnant and the third Majapahit monarch, reigning...
Tribhuwana Wijayatunggadewi - Wikipedia
Nitocris
Nitocris (Greek: Νίτωκρις) has been claimed to have been the last pharaoh of the Sixth Dynasty. Her name is found in the Histories of Herodotus and wr...
Kanealai
Kaneʻalai (also known as Kane-a-La'e) was a Queen regnant of the Hawaiian island of Molokai, who lived in the 18th century. She ruled as Alii aimoku of Molokai.
She was a daughter of Luahiwa II (o...
Kanealai - Wikipedia
Christina, Queen of Sweden
Christina (1626-1689), remembered as one of the most educated women of the 1600’s was Queen regnant of Sweden from 1632 to 1654, with the titles of Queen of the Swedes, Goths (or Geats) and Wends (Su...
Christina, Queen of Sweden - Wikipedia
Ratu Ungu
Ratu Ungu (Thai: รายาอูงู) ruled the Sultanate of Patani (1624–1635), succeeding her sister Ratu Biru. She was the third successive and last daughter of Sultan Mansur Shah to rule the country and was...
Joanna of Castile
Joanna (6 November 1479 – 12 April 1555), known as Joanna the Mad (Spanish: Juana la Loca), was queen of Castile from 1504 and of Aragon from 1516. From the union of these two crowns modern Spain ...
Joanna of Castile - Wikipedia
Kubaba
Kubaba (in the Weidner or Esagila Chronicle; Sumerian: Kug-Bau) is the only queen on the Sumerian King List, which states she reigned for 100 years – roughly in the Early Dynastic III period (ca. 2500...
Kubaba - Wikipedia
Urraca of León and Castile
Urraca (April 1079 – 8 March 1126) was Queen of León, Castile, and Galicia, and claimed the imperial title as suo jure Empress of All the Spains from 1109 until her death in childbirth, as well as Em...
Urraca of León and Castile - Wikipedia
List of monarchs in Britain by length of reign
The following is a list, ordered by length of reign, of the monarchs of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland (... Northern Ireland after 1927), the Kingdom of Great Britain, the Kingdom of ...
List of monarchs in Britain by length of reign - Wikipedia