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 ...
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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 ...
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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...
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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...
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"...
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Samsi
Samsi (also Shamsi) was an Arab queen who reigned in the 8th century BCE. As an ally of Rakhianu of Damascus, she fought the Assyrian king Tiglath-Pileser III in 732 BCE. According to the Assyrian rec...
Jeanne d'Albret
Jeanne d'Albret (16 November 1528 – 9 June 1572), also known as Jeanne III d'Albret or Joan III, was the queen regnant of Navarre from 1555 to 1572. She married Antoine de Bourbon, Duke of Vendôme, an...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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Burecca of the Maldives
Burecca of the Maldives or Buraki Rani (fl. 1529), was a queen consort of the Maldives.Burecca was known for her skill in the martial arts as a child and was expected to succeed her grandfather, sulta...
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...
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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 ...
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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...
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Dynamis (Bosporan queen)
Dynamis, named Philoromaios (Greek: Δύναμις Φιλορωμαίος, Dynamis, lover of Rome, c. 67 BC – 14 BC), was a Roman client queen of the Bosporan Kingdom during the Roman Republic and the reign of the ...
Berengaria of Castile
Berengaria (Castilian: Berenguela) (1179 or 1180 – 8 November 1246) was Queen of Castile in 1217 and Queen consort of León from 1197 to 1204. As the eldest child and heir presumptive of Alfonso VIII ...
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Zainatuddin of Aceh
Paduka Seri Baginda Sultan Zainatuddin Kamalat Syah (died 1700) was the seventeenth ruler of Aceh Darussalam. She reigned from 1688 to 1699, being the fourth and last ruling queen (sultanah) in succes...
Ahilyabai Holkar
Maharani Ahilya Bai Holkar (31 May 1725 – 13 August 1795), was the Holkar Queen of the Maratha ruled Malwa kingdom, India. Rajmata Ahilyabai was born in the village of Chondi in Jamkhed, Ahmednagar, M...
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