Selected Royal Anniversaries, 2019

January 2, 1819 (200): Death of Queen Luisa of Spain
January 12, 1519 (500): Death of Holy Roman Emperor Maximilian I, succeeded by his grandson Charles V
January 14, 1919 (100): Abdication of Grand Duchess Marie-Adelaide of Luxembourg, succeeded by her sister Charlotte
January 18, 1919 (100): Death of Archduke Ludwig Victor of Austria, last surviving grandchild of the last Holy Roman Emperor (and quite a character)
January 18, 1919 (100): Death of Prince John of the United Kingdom, 13, youngest son of King George V & Queen Mary
January 20, 1819 (200): Death of former King Carlos IV of Spain, who had abdicated in 1808
January 23, 1719 (300): Creation of the Principality of Liechtenstein, today the last surviving state of the Holy Roman Empire
February 3, 1919 (100): Death of Maria Theresa, last Queen of Bavaria
February 21, 1919 (100): Assassination by young monarchist Anton Graf Arco auf Valley of Bavarian republican premier Kurt Eisner who had led the revolution three months earlier overthrowing the monarchy
February 27, 1919 (100): Marriage of Princess Patricia of Connaught & Alexander Ramsay at Westminster Abbey
March 2, 1619 (400): Death of Queen Anne [of Denmark], wife of James I
March 31, 1519 (500): Birth of King Henri II of France
April 13, 1519 (500): Birth of his wife Catherine de' Medici
April 29, 1944 (75): Birth of HRH Princess Benedikte of Denmark
May 18, 1869 (150): Birth of Crown Prince Rupprecht of Bavaria
May 24, 1819 (200): Birth of Queen Victoria
August 15, 1769 (250): Birth of Napoleon Bonaparte (no endorsement implied)
August 26, 1619 (400): Frederick V of the Palatinate elected as the King of Bohemia in opposition to Ferdinand II
August 26, 1819 (200): Birth of Prince Albert, husband of Queen Victoria
August 26, 1944 (75): Birth of HRH the Duke of Gloucester
September 5, 1919 (100): Birth of Archduke Rudolf of Austria, youngest son of exiled Emperor Karl & Empress Zita
September 28, 1919 (100): Referendum sustaining Luxembourg monarchy
October 1, 1969 (50): Birth of HRH Prince Nikolaos of Greece
October 11, 1969 (50): Birth of HRH Prince Constantijn of the Netherlands
October 26, 1919 (100): Birth of Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi (d. 1980) and Princess Ashraf Pahlavi (d. 2016) of Iran
November 6, 1919 (100): Marriage of the new Grand Duchess Charlotte of Luxembourg and Prince Felix of Bourbon Parma (brother of the recently deposed Empress of Austria-Hungary), grandparents of the present Grand Duke
November 11, 1869 (150): Birth of King Victor Emanuel III of Italy
December 15, 1719 (300): Birth of Landgrave Ludwig IX of Hesse-Darmstadt, ancestor of all nine current Continental sovereigns plus the Prince of Wales
December 17, 1619 (400): Birth of Prince Rupert of the Rhine, Royalist commander in the English Civil War

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