Elisabeth of Bavaria, Queen of Belgium

Elisabeth of Bavaria (25 July 1876  23 November 1965) was the Queen of the Belgians as the spouse of King Albert I, and a duchess in Bavaria by birth. She was the mother of King Leopold III of Belgium and of Queen Marie-José of Italy, and grandmother of kings Baudouin and Albert II of Belgium, and Grand Duchess Joséphine-Charlotte of Luxembourg.

Elisabeth
Elisabeth in 1920
Queen consort of the Belgians
Tenure23 December 1909 – 17 February 1934
BornDuchess Elisabeth in Bavaria
(1876-07-25)25 July 1876
Possenhofen Castle, Bavaria, German Empire
Died23 November 1965(1965-11-23) (aged 89)
Brussels, Belgium
Burial
Spouse
(m. 1900; died 1934)
Issue
Names
Elisabeth Gabriele Valérie Marie
HouseWittelsbach
FatherDuke Karl-Theodor in Bavaria
MotherInfanta Maria Josepha of Portugal
ReligionRoman Catholicism