Princess Maria Teresa of Bourbon-Parma dies of coronavirus - EpicNews

March 27, 2020 – 11:35 GMT Danielle Stacey

A member of the Bourbon-Parma royal household has died after contracting COVID-19. Princess Maria Teresa handed away in Paris on the age of 86, with the announcement made by her nephew, Prince Carlos of Bourbon-Parma. 

Princess Maria Teresa was born in 1933 to folks, Prince Xavier and Madeleine de Bourbon, who had six youngsters in whole. She died with out marrying or bearing youngsters of her personal, however is survived by a quantity of nieces and nephews, together with Prince Carlos of Bourbon-Parma, Duke of Parma and Piacenza, Princess Margarita, Prince Jaime and Princess Maria-Caroline.

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Princess Marie-Thérèse and her brother

The coronavirus pandemic has affected hundreds of folks throughout the globe, together with royalty. Prince Albert of Monaco, 62, was confirmed to be the primary head of state to have examined constructive for the virus, whereas the Prince of Wales, 71, was additionally confirmed to have coronavirus this week after displaying “mild symptoms.”

Prince Albert addressed rumours that he might have triggered Prince Charles’ constructive coronavirus analysis after they each contracted COVID-19 simply two weeks after they met at a Water Aid occasion in London. Speaking to RTL radio on Thursday, the Monaco royal spoke in regards to the hypothesis that one of the royals might have affected the opposite on the assembly on 10 March.

“I was at a roundtable for his foundation, but we never shook hands. I was at the other end of the table, way far away,” he mentioned. “We nodded hello to one another, so I don’t think I can really be accused of contaminating him.”

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The Princess with household

Prince Albert continued: “There were a lot of other people around at the congress centre and I know he continued his schedule afterwards for a number of days.” He added that Prince Charles “had a number of other opportunities to catch it”.

The Prince of Wales carried out a excessive quantity of engagements that week, together with the Prince’s Trust Awards and a dinner for the Australian Bushfire Appeal. He is at present self-isolating at his Scottish dwelling, Birkhall, with spouse Camilla (whose check got here again detrimental) and aides mentioned that he has been working at his desk.

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