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1972 - 2001 H.M. Svasti Sri Giriraja Chakra Chudamani Narayanetyadi Vividha Virudavali Virajamana Manonnata Mahendramala Parama-Nepal-Pratap-Bhaskara Parama-Ojaswi-Rajanya Parama-Gaurabmaya-Tejaswi-Tribhuvana-Prajatantra-Shripada Parama-Ujjwala-Kirtimaya-Nepal-Shripada Parama-Projjwala-Nepal-Tara Parama-Pavitra-Om-Ram-Patta Parama-Jyotirmaya-Subikhyata-Tri-Shakti-Patta Parama-Suprasiddha-Prabala-Gorkha-Dakshina-Bahu Paramadhipati Atirathi Parama Senadhipati Sri Sri Sri Sri Sri Shriman Maharajadhiraja Birendra Bir Bikram Jang Bahadur Shah Bahadur Shamsher Jang Devanam Sada Samara Vijayinam, King of Nepal, Royal Victorian Chain (23.2.1975). b. at the Narayanhiti Royal Palace, Katmandu,  28th December 1945, eldest son of H.M. Svasti Sri Giriraja Chakra Chudamani Narayanetyadi Vividha Virudavali Virajamana Manonnata Mahendramala Ojaswirajanya Parama-Gaurabmaya-Tejaswi-Tribhuvana-Prajatantra-Shripada Parama-Ujjwala-Kirtimaya-Nepal-Shripada Parama-Projjwala-Nepal-Tara Parama-Pavitra-Om-Ram-Patta Parama-Jyotirmaya-Subikhyata-Tri-Shakti-Patta Parama-Suprasiddha-Prabala-Gorkha-Dakshina-Bahu Mahadhipati Shriman Sri Sri Sri Sri Sri Maharajadhiraja Mahendra Bir Bikram Jang Bahadur Shah Bahadur Shamsher Jang Devanam Sada Samaja Vijayinam, King of Nepal, by his first wife, H.R.H. Crown Princess Indra Rajya Lakshmi Devi, educ. St Joseph's Coll., Darjeeling, India; Eton, Berks., UK; Tokyo and Harvard Univs. Proclaimed as Heir Apparent with the title of Crown Prince (Sri Sri Sri Sri Sri Yuvarajadhiraj), 15th March 1956. Chief Scout of Nepal 1959-1976, Presdt. Brd. of Editors "Ramjham" 1964. Appointed Grand Master of the Royal Orders and Colonel-in-Chief of the Royal Nepalese Army 17/9/1964. Succeeded on the death of his father, and ascended the gadi at the Nyasal Chowk, Hanuman Dhoka Palace, Basantapur, Katmandu, 31st January 1972. Field Marshal and Supreme C-in-C Royal Nepalese Army, and Sovereign of the Royal Orders, from that date. Crowned at the Nyasal Chowk, Hanuman Dhoka Palace, Basantapur, Katmandu, 24th February1975. Field Marshal British Army 18/11/1980 (Hon. Gen. 23/2/1975). Hon. Gen. IA, 1973. Chancellor Tribhuvan and Mahendra Sanskrit Univs. Patron Royal Nepal Acad. of Science & Tech., King Mahendra Trust, Pashupati Area Development Trust (PADT), etc. Rcvd: Knt. of the Orders of Rajamitrabhorn of Thailand (1979), and the Elephant of Denmark (17.10.1989), the Collars of the Orders of the Nile of Egypt (1974), Chrysanthemum of Japan (1975), and Macarios III of Cyprus (1980), GC of the Orders of the Million Elephants & the White Parasol of Laos (1970), the Yugoslav Grand Star (2.2.1974), the Netherlands Lion (22.3.1975), Legion of Honour of France (2.5.1983), Carlos III with collar of Spain (16.9.1983), Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany (special class) (1986), White Rose of Finland with collar (1988), Merit of Chile (1989), and the Dannebrog of Denmark (17.10.1989), the Nishan-i-Pakistan (1983), and Nishan-i-Imtiaz (1970) of Pakistan, the Republic Star 1st Class of Rumania (1987), and the Medal of the Reign of King Savang Vathana of Laos "Madaille en Vermeil" (1970). m. at Katmandu, 27th February 1970, H.M. Svasti Sri Nepal-Pratap-Bhaskara Ojaswi-Rajanya Maha-Ujjwala-Kirtimaya-Nepal-Shripada Supradipta-Manyabara-Nepal-Tara Suprasidha-Prabala-Gorkha-Dakshina-Bahu Sri Sri Sri Sri Sri Sriman Maharajadhiraja Patta Rajninam Bada Maharani Aishwari Rajya Lakshmi Devi Shahanam Sada Saubhajnabatinam [H.M. Queen Aishwari] (b. at Lazimpat, 7th November 1949; k. in the massacre of the Royal family, at the Narayanhiti Royal Palace, Katmandu, 1st June 2001, cremated at Aryaghat, Pashupatinath), educ. St Helen's Convent, Kurseong and St Mary's Sch., Jawalakhel, India, installed at the Coronation of her husband at the Nyasal Chowk, Hanuman Dhoka Palace, Basantapur, Katmandu, 26th February1975, Grand Master of the Royal Orders 3rd March 1972-4th January 1990, rcvd: the Nepal Decoration of Honour (24.2.1975), the Orders of Ojaswi Rajanya (3.3.1972), the Footprint of Nepal 1st class, Star of Nepal 1st class (27.3.1999), and Gurkha Right Hand 1st class, Coron. (1975), and Vishesh Sewa medals, GC of the Orders of the Million Elephants and White Parasol of Laos (1970), Chrysanthemum of Japan (1970), Yugoslav Star 1st class (1974), al-Kamal of Egypt (1974), Chula Chom Klao (special class) of Thailand (1979), Isabella the Catholic of Spain (16.9.1983), Merit (special level) of the Federal Republic of Germany (1986), Carlos III with collar of Spain (1987), White Rose of Finland (1989), the Dannebrog of Denmark (1989), and National Merit of France (1994), the Nishan-i-Imtiaz of Pakistan (1983), the Order of the Twenty-third of August 1st class of Rumania (1987), etc., eldest daughter of Lieutenant-General Ojaswi-Rajanya Om-Ram-Patta Suprasidha-Prabala-Gorkha-Dakshina-Bahu The Rt Hon Kendra Shamsher Jang Bahadur Rana, by his wife, Rani Sri Rajya Lakshmi. He was k. in the massacre of the Royal family, at the Narayanhiti Royal Palace, Katmandu, 1st June 2001 (cremated at Aryaghat, Pashupatinath), having had issue, two sons and one daughter:
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2001   H.M. Svasti Sri Giriraja Chakra Chudamani Narayanetyadi Vividha Virudavali Virajamana Manonnata Mahendramala Parama-Nepal-Pratap-Bhaskara Parama-Ojaswi-Rajanya Parama-Gaurabmaya-Tejaswi-Tribhuvana-Prajatantra-Shripada Parama-Ujjwala-Kirtimaya-Nepal-Shripada Parama-Projjwala-Nepal-Tara Parama-Pavitra-Om-Ram-Patta Parama-Jyotirmaya-Subikhyata-Tri-Shakti-Patta Parama-Suprasiddha-Prabala-Gorkha-Dakshina-Bahu Paramadhipati Atirathi Parama Senadhipati Sri Sri Sri Sri Sri Shriman Maharajadhiraja Dipendra Bir Bikram Jang Bahadur Shah Bahadur Shamsher Jang Devanam Sada Samara Vijayinam, King of Nepal. b. at the Narayanhiti Royal Palace, Katmandu, 27th June 1971, elder son of H.M. Svasti Sri Giriraja Chakra Chudamani Narayanetyadi Vividha Virudavali Virajamana Manonnata Mahendramala Parama-Nepal-Pratap-Bhaskara Ojaswirajanya Parama-Gaurabmaya-Tejaswi-Tribhuvana-Prajatantra-Shripada Parama-Ujjwala-Kirtimaya-Nepal-Shripada Parama-Projjwala-Nepal-Tara Parama-Pavitra-Om-Ram-Patta Parama-Jyotirmaya-Subikhyata-Tri-Shakti-Patta Parama-Suprasiddha-Prabala-Gorkha-Dakshina-Bahu Paramadhipati Atirathi Parama Senadhipati Sri Sri Sri Sri Sri Shriman Maharajadhiraja Birendra Bir Bikram Jang Bahadur Shah Bahadur Shamsher Jang Devanam Sada Samara Vijayinam, King of Nepal, by his wife, H.M. Svasti Sri Nepal-Pratap-Bhaskara Ojaswi-Rajanya Maha-Ujjwala-Kirtimaya-Nepal-Shripada Supradipta-Manyabara-Nepal-Tara Suprasidha-Prabala-Gorkha-Dakshina-Bahu Sri Sri Sri Sri Sri Sriman Maharajadhiraja Patta Rajninam Bada Maharani Aishwari Rajya Lakshmi Devi Shahanam Sada Saubhajnabatinam, educ. Kanti Ishwari Children's Sch., Tripureswar and Budhanilkantha Secondary Sch., Katmandu; Eton, Berks., UK; Tribhuvan Univ. (BA 1992, MA 1994) and Royal Nepal Military Acad., Katmandu. Appointed as Heir Apparent with the title of Crown Prince (Sri Sri Sri Sri Sri Yuvarajadhiraj), 1st February 1972. Cmsnd. 2nd-Lieut. Royal Nepalese Army 1993. Appointed Grand Master of the Royal Orders and Colonel-in-Chief of the Royal Nepalese Army, 4th January 1990. Chair. Cncl. of Royal Representatives 1992, Patron. National Sports Cncl. 1992-2001, and Royal Nepal Golf Club 1993-2001. Succeeded on the death of his father, 1st June 2001. Supreme C-in-C Royal Nepalese Army, and Sovereign of the Royal Orders, from that date. Rcvd: the Nepal Decoration of Honour, the Orders of Ojaswi Rajanya, Star of Nepal 1st class, Three Divine Powers 1st class, and the Gurkha Right Hand 1st class, (1987), Mahendra Vidya Bhusan 2nd Class (1997, 3rd class 24.2.1994), Coron. medal (1975), Daivi Prakopa Piditoddhara Padak (1993/1998), Silver Jubilee medal (1997), and Bisista Sewa Padak (1999), GC of the Orders of the Dannebrog of Denmark (17.10.1989), Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany (1997), Chrysanthemum of Japan (12.4.2001), etc. He d. unm. from self-inflicted gun-shot wounds, at King Birendra Military Hospital, Chauni, 4th June 2001 (cremated at Aryaghat, Pashupatinath).Copyrightę Christopher Buyers
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