HIM Emperor Alexander III of Russia. Died: November 1,1894, aged 49. Alexander III became ill with nephritis in 1894, and died of this disease at the Livadia Palace. His remains were interred at the Peter and Paul Fortress in Saint Petersburg.
Queen Astrid was Queen of the Belgians as the wife of King Leopold III. (1905-1935) She spent her time to raising her family and promoting social causes, especially the situation of women, children, and the disadvantaged. She and her husband were in a car accident, causing her death.