Maharini Gayatri Devi. Born Princess Gayatri Devi of Cooch Behar. At 21, she became the third wife of the dashing Maharaja of Jaipur. After India's independence and abolition of the princely states, she entered into a very successful political career, working hard for education reform, especially for girls. Vogue once named her one of the world's most beautiful women.
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