Louise, Queen consort of Sweden
|Birthname||Louise Alexandra Marie Irene|
|born on||13 July 1889 at 17:30 (= 5:30 PM )|
|Place||Jugenheim, Germany, 49n44, 8e41|
|Timezone||LMT m8e41 (is local mean time)|
|Astrology data||21°24' 03°03 Asc. 15°52'|
German princess who became Queen of Sweden as the wife of King Gustaf VI Adolf. A member of the House of Battenberg, Louise was closely related to the ruling families of Britain and Russia. During the First World War, Louise served as a nurse in the Red Cross. She married the widowed Gustaf Adolf in 1923 and assumed the role of Sweden's first lady but did not become queen until 1950. Queen Louise was noted for her eccentricity and progressive views.
On 3 November 1923, at age 34, Louise married Crown Prince Gustaf Adolf in the Chapel Royal at St. James's Palace in the presence of George V and members of both royal families. Louise's only child, a daughter, was stillborn on 30 May 1925.
Queen Louise died on 7 March 1965 at Saint Göran Hospital, in Stockholm, Sweden, following emergency surgery after a period of severe illness.
- child->parent relationship with Victoria, Princess of Hesse and by Rhine (born 5 April 1863)
- spouse relationship with Gustaf VI Adolf, King of Sweden (born 11 November 1882). Notes: 1923-1965
- sibling relationship with Alice, Princess (1885) (born 25 February 1885)
- sibling relationship with Mountbatten, Lord Louis (born 25 June 1900)
Sy Scholfield forwarded birth news from Darmstädter Zeitung, 15 July 1889, page 1.
- Traits : Personality : Eccentric
- Traits : Personality : Temper
- Family : Relationship : Marriage more than 15 Yrs
- Family : Parenting : Birthing - Miscarriages (Stillborn)
- Family : Parenting : Kids none
- Notable : Famous : Royal family (House of Battenberg by birth)
- Notable : Famous : Royal family (House of Battenberg by marriage)