Marie of Edinburgh, Queen of Romania. Marie of Romania (Marie Alexandra Victoria, previously Princess Marie of Edinburgh; 29 October 1875 – 18 July 1938) was Queen consort of Romania from 1914 to 1927, as the wife of Ferdinand of Romania. She was called Missy by her family.
"Marie, Queen of Romania...her life story is fascinating" eldest daughter of Prince Alfred, Duke of Edinburgh, and Grand Duchess Maria Alexandrovna of Russia. Her father was the second-eldest son of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert. Her mother was the only surviving daughter of Alexander II of Russia and Maria Alexandrovna of Hesse.
Grandchild of Queen Victoria - Marie of Romania (previously Princess Marie of Edinburgh; 1875 –1938) was Queen consort of Romania from 1914 to 1927, as the wife of Ferdinand I of Romania. Her first cousin, Prince George of Wales, later King George V of the United Kingdom, fell in love with her & proposed marriage. She married Prince Ferdinand of Romania, nephew of King Carol I of Romania in 1893.
Princess Marie of Romania with a lady in waiting (?) both in typical romanian folk dresses I love Queen Marie of Romania! So glad I stumbled upon this photo of her in traditional folk dress, its beautiful. :)