King Manoel of Portugal to marry Princess Beatrice
Image source: Wikimedia CommonsKing Manoel of Portugal
Princess Beatrice is the youngest daughter of Prince Alfred, Duke of Edinburgh and Saxe-Coburg-Gotha and Grand Duchess Marie Alexandrovna of Russia. The Duke was Queen Victoria's second son, while Grand Duchess Marie was the only daughter of the late Czar Alexander of Russia. Princess Beatrice was born in 1884 and was baptized Beatrice Leopoldine Victoria.
King Manoel was born in 1889 to the late King Carlos and the former Princess Amelie of Orleans. He succeeded after his father and elder brother, the Prince Royal.