Death of Princess Fawzia of Egypt

July 2, 2013
Alexandria, Egypt

Egypt's Princess Fawzia dies at 92
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The Associated Press

CAIRO (AP) — Princess Fawzia, a member of Egypt's last royal family and the first wife of Iran's later-deposed monarch, has died, Iranian opposition groups said. She was 92.

Fawzia died Tuesday in Egypt's Mediterranean port city of Alexandria, the Paris-based opposition groups said, but no cause of death was immediately known.

She was the daughter of Egyptian King Fuad I, who ruled until 1936. Her brother and nephew later rose to the throne before the...

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