Astrid, Queen of Belgium

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Astrid, Queen of Belgium Gender: F
Astrid Godelieve Sophie Louise Thyra
born on 17 November 1905 at 16:52 (= 4:52 PM )
Place Stockholm, Sweden, 59n20, 18e03
Timezone MET h1e (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: De Marre
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 24°39' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 25°47 Asc.s_gemcol.18.gif 29°10'

Queen of Belgium Astrid


Swedish-Belgian royalty, she married King Leopold III of Belgium on November 1926. She became queen of the Belgians after the accession of her husband on 17 February 1934 until her death.

Astrid's only daughter, Joséphine-Charlotte, later became Grand Duchess consort of Luxembourg, while both of her sons reigned as King of the Belgians. Astrid was also a sister of Crown Princess Märtha of Norway (wife of King Olav V) and a maternal aunt of King Harald V of Norway.

While motoring with her husband in Switzerland she showed him a map, he drove into a tree and she was killed, on 29 August 1935 at 9:15 AM in Kusnacht.

Link to Wikipedia biography



  • Relationship : Marriage 4 November 1926 (King Leopold III of Belgium)
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  • Death by Accident 29 August 1935 at 09:15 AM in Kusnacht, Switzerland (Auto, drove into tree, age 29)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

De Marre quotes "Demain" 11/35, for B.R.

Sy Scholfield quotes same data from Swedish news reports, e.g "Prinsessan Astrid", Aftonbladet, Saturday, 18 November 1905, page 4: "... fredagen kl. 4,52 e.m. lyckligen förlöst med en prinsessa." (Translation: on Friday at 4:52 PM happily delivered of a princess).


  • Diagnoses : Body Part Problems : Accident/Injury (Fatal auto)
  • Family : Relationship : Mate - Noted (King Leopold II)
  • Family : Relationship : Number of Marriages (One)
  • Notable : Famous : Royal family (Sweden)
  • Notable : Book Collection : Profiles Of Women