Category:Draga Mašin

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English: Draga Obrenović (née Lunjevica) (September 23, 1861 in Gornji Milanovac – June 11, 1903 in Belgrade), also known as Queen Draga, was the consort of King Aleksandar Obrenović of the Kingdom of Serbia. She was formerly a lady-in-waiting to Aleksandar's mother Queen Natalija. At the time of her second marriage, she was the widow of Svetozar Mašin, a civil engineer, and was fifteen years older than Aleksandar.
This last threat was the final straw. On June 11, 1903, a group of army officers invaded the royal palace, led by the brother of Draga's late husband. They found Aleksandar and Draga hiding in a cupboard and savagely murdered them, throwing their mutilated bodies from a palace window.


Draga Mašin 
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Queen of Serbia
Wikipedia
Date of birth 23 September 1861
Gornji Milanovac (Principality of Serbia)
Драга Луњевица
Date of death 11 June 1903
Belgrade (Kingdom of Serbia)
Manner of death
  • homicide
Cause of death
Place of burial
Country of citizenship
Occupation
Family
Father
  • Panta Lunjevica
Spouse
Award received
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