Marina of Greece and Denmark was born 13 December 1906 in Athens, Greece to Nicholas of Greece and Denmark (1872-1938) and Elena Vladimirovna of Russia (1882-1957) and died 27 August 1968 in Kensington Palace, London, England, United Kingdom of brain tumour. She married George, Duke of Kent (1902-1942) 29 November 1934 in Westminster Abbey, London, England, United Kingdom. Notable ancestors include Gustav I of Sweden (1496-1560), Henry II of England (1133-1189), William I of England (1027-1087), Charlemagne (747-814), Hugh Capet (c940-996), Alfred the Great (849-899), Johan Willem Friso van Nassau-Dietz (1687-1711), Robert I of Scotland (1274-1329), Willem van Oranje (1533-1584). Ancestors are from Greece, Russia, Germany, Sweden, Denmark, France, the United Kingdom, Poland, Scotland, England, Belgium, Spain, the Czech Republic, Hungary, the Netherlands, Belarus, Ukraine, Latvia, Austria, Lithuania, Bohemia, Switzerland, Italy, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Israel, Ireland, Turkey, the Byzantine Empire, Canaan.


Offspring of George, Duke of Kent and Marina of Greece and Denmark (1906-1968)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Edward, Duke of Kent (1935-) 9 October 1935 3 Belgrave Square, Belgrave Square, Greater London, England, United Kingdom Katharine Lucy Mary Worsley (1933-)

Alexandra of Kent (1936-) 25 December 1936 3 Belgrave Square, London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom Angus James Robert Bruce Ogilvy (1928-2004)

Michael of Kent (1942)

Common ancestors of Marina of Greece and Denmark (1906-1968) and George, Duke of Kent (1902-1942)

  1. Caroline Polyxene von Nassau-Usingen (1762-1823)
  2. Christian IX of Denmark (1818-1906)
  3. Frederik of Denmark (1753-1805)
  4. Friederike Amalie von Schlieben (1757-1827)
  5. Friedrich III. von Hessen-Kassel und Rumpenheim (1747-1837)
  6. Friedrich Karl Ludwig von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Beck (1757-1816)
  7. Friedrich Wilhelm von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg (1785-1831)
  8. Henrietta von Nassau-Weilburg (1780-1857)
  9. Karl von Hessen-Kassel (1744-1836)
  10. Louise Charlotte of Denmark (1789-1864)
  11. Louise von Hessen-Kassel (1817-1898)
  12. Ludwig von Württemberg (1756-1817)
  13. Luise Karoline von Hessen-Kassel (1789-1867)
  14. Luise of Denmark (1750-1831)
  15. Sophie Friederike von Mecklenburg-Schwerin (1758-1794)
  16. Wilhelm X. von Hessen-Kassel-Rumpenheim (1787-1867)

second cousin

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