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Queen Maria Jose of Italy nee Pss of Belgium

Königin Marie Jose von Italien, nee Princess of Belgium 1906 – 2001

The last king of Italy - Umberto II reigning for only 33 days and he was known as the "May King". He married Princess Maria Jose of Belgium. King Vittorio Emanuele III abdicated in favor of Umberto II in an effort to save the Italian kingdom after WW II but a referendum removed Umberto II though the vote was highly controversial, very close. Umberto II lived the rest of his life in exile, he never set foot in his native land again. He died in 1983 in Switzerland.

The last king of Italy - Umberto II reigning for only 33 days and he was known as the "May King". He married Princess Maria Jose of Belgium. King Vittorio Emanuele III abdicated in favor of Umberto II in an effort to save the Italian kingdom after WW II

Marie José of Belgium, Princess of Piemont (later Queen of Italy).

thestandrewknot: “ Marie José of Belgium, Princess of Piemont (later Queen of Italy).

Queen Marie Jose of Italy, nee Princess of Belgium 1906 – 2001

Queen Marie Jose of Italy, nee Princess of Belgium 1906 – 2001

King Umberto II and Queen Marie Jose of Italy with  Princess Maria Pia.  They were not happy and eventually separated.  Little Maria Pia grew up to marry Prince Alexander of Yugoslavia with whom she had two sets of twins.

King Umberto II and Queen Marie Jose of Italy with Princess Maria Pia. They were not happy and eventually separated. Little Maria Pia grew up to marry Prince Alexander of Yugoslavia with whom she had two sets of twins.

King Umberto II of Italy and Queen Marie Jose (nee Princess of Belgium)

King Umberto II of Italy and Queen Marie Jose (nee Princess of Belgium) wearing the Musy tiara.

Princess of Piedmont Princess Marie José of Belgium was born Marie José Charlotte Sophie Amélie Henriette Gabrielle to Albert I of Belgium and Elisabeth of Bavaria. She married Umberto II of Italy, who was born Umberto Nicola Tommaso Giovanni Maria di Savoia, and they were nicknamed "The May Queen and King" because their reign was only 35 days long.

Princess of Piedmont Princess Marie José of Belgium was born Marie José Charlotte Sophie Amélie Henriette Gabrielle to Albert I of Belgium and Elisabeth of Bavaria. She married Umberto II of Italy, who was born Umberto Nicola Tommaso Giovanni Maria di Sav

König Umberto und Königin Marie Jose von Italien   #TuscanyAgriturismoGiratola

King Umberto und Queen Marie Jose of Italy

Crown Prince Umberto of Italy with Princess Marie Jose of Belgium (an aquamarine diadem) | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Crown Prince Umberto of Italy with Princess Marie Jose of Belgium (an aquamarine diadem)

Maria Beatrice of Savoy (Born 1943). Third daughter of Umberto II and Marie-José of Belgium. She married Luis Rafael Reyna-Corvalan y Dillion, ...

Maria Beatrice of Savoy (Born Third daughter of Umberto II and Marie-José of Belgium. She married Luis Rafael Reyna-Corvalan y Dillion, .

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