Boris Klemens Robert Maria Pius Ludwig Stanislaus Xaver von Sachsen-Coburg und Gotha was born 30 January 1894 in Sofia, Bulgaria to Ferdinand I of Bulgaria (1861-1948) and Maria Luisa di Parma (1870-1899) and died 28 August 1943 in Sofia, Bulgaria of heart failure. He married Giovanna of Italy (1907-2000) October 1930 in Assissi, Italy. Notable ancestors include Henry II of England (1133-1189), William I of England (1027-1087), Charlemagne (747-814), Hugh Capet (c940-996), Alfred the Great (849-899), Rurik (c832-879), Gustav I of Sweden (1496-1560), Robert I of Scotland (1274-1329), Willem van Oranje (1533-1584), Johan Willem Friso van Nassau-Dietz (1687-1711). Ancestors are from Austria, Italy, France, Spain, Germany, the United Kingdom, Belgium, Russia, Ukraine, Hungary, Portugal, Sweden, Denmark, Scotland, England, the Czech Republic, Poland, the Netherlands, Belarus, Lithuania, Bohemia, Czechoslovakia, Switzerland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Israel, Latvia, Ireland, Turkey, the Byzantine Empire, the United States.


Offspring of Boris III of Bulgaria and Giovanna of Italy (1907-2000)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Maria Luisa of Bulgaria (1933-)
Simeon of Bulgaria (1937-) 16 June 1937 Sofia, Bulgaria Margarita Gómez-Acebo y Cejuela (1935-)

Common ancestors of Boris III of Bulgaria (1894-1943) and Giovanna of Italy (1907-2000)

  1. Leopold II von Habsburg-Lothringen (1747-1792)
  2. Maria Luisa de España (1745-1792)

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