NOTICE OF DEATH OF MRS. HENDRICX, NIECE OF THE LATE QUEEN GERALDINE OF THE ALBANIANS.
SEPTEMBER 08, 2011
On behalf of TICAN Administration, Directors and members, we wish to forward our sincere condolence to the Our Royal Patron, HRH CROWN PRINCE LEKA II OF THE ALBANIANS and Our Honorary Member, Skender Zogu, son of the late Royal Highness Prince Xhelal Zogu,
OUR SINCERE CONDOLENCE FOR THE DEATH OF THEIR FAMILY, MRS.
HENDRICX, NIECE OF THE LATE QUEEN GERALDINE OF THE ALBANIANS.
Her Majesty Queen Geraldine of the Albanians, who died on Tuesday aged 87, was the wife of King Zog, the ruler of Albania for the two decades preceding the Second World War.
As Countess Geraldine Apponyi, before her marriage to the 42-year old bachelor King in 1938, she was one of Europe’s great aristocratic beauties, sometimes referred to as “The White Rose of Hungary”.