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Maud, The Queen of Norway. Born Maud of Wales, the youngest daughter of King Edward VII and Alexandra of Denmark, in 1896 she married Prince Carl of Denmark. In 1905 Norway dissolved their 91 year union with Sweden and offered their throne to Carl, taking the name Haakon VII. Maud was the first queen of Norway who was not also queen of Sweden or Denmark since 1380.


"Queen Maud of Norway with her granddaughters, Ragnhild (left) and Astrid, in 1937. Daughters of Maud's only child, Crown Prince Olav, married Princess Martha of Sweden in 1929. "


#OnThisDay in 1938 Maud of Wales, daughter of Edward VII and wife of Haakon VII of Norway, died – Royal Central


The beautiful Maud of Wales and Queen of Norway. Maud also acquired a reputation for dressing with fashionable chic. An exhibition of numerous items from her elegant wardrobe was held at the Victoria and Albert Museum in 2005.


1892 mourning for Prince Albert Victor "Eddy" (1864-1892): Princess Maud of Wales (later The Queen of Norway), The Princess of Wales (later Queen Alexandra), Princess Louise of Wales (later The Duchess of Fife), Prince George of Wales (later King George V), and Princess Victoria of Wales.


HM Queen Maud of Norway (1869-1938), Princess Maud (Maud Charlotte Mary Victoria (1869-1938) of Wales, UK. 5th child of Edward VII (1841-1910) Alexander of Denmark (1844–1925).


Princess Maud of Wales (died on 20 November 1938) was Queen of Norway as spouse of King Haakon VII. She was a member of the British Royal Family as the youngest daughter of Edward VII and Alexandra of Denmark.