Rightful Royal Heads of State 2020

Rightful Royal Heads of State 2020

A summary of current reigning monarchs and pretenders to former thrones.

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Henry Simons

July 31, 2020
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  1. Rightful Royal Heads of State 20 20 Omissions; The Maldives

    (unable to identify rightful successor) Former Sovereign States (Hawaii, Tahiti, Parma, Two Sicilies, etc)
  2. Afghanistan Ahmad Shah, Crown Prince of Afghanistan and Rightful King

    of Afghanistan Consort: Princess Khatul Begum
  3. Albania Leka Zogu, Rightful King of Albania Consort: Elia Zaharia

  4. Austria Karl von Habsburg, Archduke of Austria and Rightful Emperor

    of Austria Consort: Divorced
  5. Bahrain Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, King of Bahrain Consort:

    Sabika bint Ibrahim Al Khalifa
  6. Belgium Philippe, King of the Belgians Consort: Queen Mathilde of

    Belgium
  7. Bhutan Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck, King of Bhutan Consort: Queen

    Jetsun Pema of Bhutan
  8. Brazil Prince Luiz of Orléans-Braganza, Rightful Emperor of Brazil Consort:

    Unmarried
  9. Brunei Hassanal Bolkiah, Sultan of Brunei Consort: Queen Saleha of

    Brunei
  10. Bulgaria Simeon II, Rightful Tsar of Bulgaria Consort: Tsaritsa Margarita

  11. Burundi Rosa Paula Iribagiza, Rightful Queen of Burundi Consort: Frédéric

    Van de Sande
  12. Cambodia Norodom Sihamoni, King of Cambodia Consort: Unmarried

  13. China Jin Yuzhang, Rightful Emperor of China Consort: Married, name

    unknown
  14. Denmark Margrethe II, Queen of Denmark Consort: Henrik, Prince Consort

    of Denmark
  15. Egypt Fuad II, Rightful King of Egypt Consort: Divorced

  16. Eswatini Mswati III, King of Eswatini Consort: 15 wives

  17. Ethiopia Zera Yacob Amha Selassie, Rightful Emperor of Ethiopia Consort:

    Divorced
  18. Finland Donatus, Landgrave of Hesse and Rightful King of Finland

    Consort: Countess Floria Franziska Marie-Luisa Erika von Faber- Castell
  19. France Jean-Christophe, Prince Napoléon and Rightful Emperor of France Consort:

    Countess Olympia von und zu Arco-Zinneberg
  20. Georgia Nugzar Bagration-Gruzinsky, Rightful King of Georgia Consort: Leila Kipiani

  21. Germany Georg Friedrich, Prince of Prussia and Rightful Kaiser of

    Germany Consort: Princess Sophie of Isenburg
  22. Greece Constantine II, Rightful King of the Greeks Consort: Queen

    Anne-Marie of Greece
  23. Haiti Thierry Jean-Baptiste Soulouque, Rightful Emperor of Haiti Consort: Unknown

  24. Iran Reza Pahlavi, Crown Prince of Iran and Rightful Shah

    of Iran Consort: Yasmine Pahlavi, Crown Princess of Iran
  25. Iraq Ra'ad bin Zeid, Rightful King of Iraq Consort: Princess

    Majda Ra'ad
  26. Italy Vittorio Emanuele, Prince of Naples and Rightful King of

    Italy Consort: Merina, Princess of Naples
  27. Japan Naruhito, Emperor of Japan Consort: Empress Masako of Japan

  28. Jordan Abdullah II, King of Jordan Consort: Queen Rania of

    Jordan
  29. Korea Yi Won, Rightful Emperor of Korea Consort: Cho Tŭng-hak

  30. Kuwait Sheik Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, Emir of Kuwait Consort:

    Fatuwah bint Salman Al- Sabah
  31. Laos Soulivong Savang, Rightful King of Laos Consort: Princess Chansouk

    Soukthala
  32. Lesotho Letsie III, King of Lesotho Consort: Queen 'Masenate Mohato

    Seeiso
  33. Libya Mohammed El Senussi, Rightful King of Libya Consort: Unmarried

  34. Lichtenstein Hans-Adam II, Prince of Liechtenstein Consort: Marie, Princess of

    Liechtenstein
  35. Lithuania Wilhelm Albert, Duke of Urach and Rightful King of

    Lithuania Consort: Karen von Brauchitsch- Berghe von Trips
  36. Luxembourg Henri, Grand Duke of Luxembourg Consort: Maria Teresa, Grand

    Duchess of Luxembourg
  37. Malaysia Abdullah Ri'ayatuddin, King of Malaysia Consort: Queen Azizah of

    Malaysia
  38. Mexico Count Maximilian von Götzen- Iturbide, Rightful Emperor of Mexico

    Consort: Anna Rosa Maria Helena von Franceschi
  39. Monaco Albert II, Prince of Monaco Consort: Charlene, Princess of

    Monaco
  40. Montenegro Nicholas Petrović-Njegoš, Rightful King of Montenegro Consort: Widowed

  41. Morocco Mohammed VI, King of Morocco Consort: Princess Lalla Salma

    of Morocco
  42. Myanmar Soe Win, Rightful King of Burma (Myanmar) Consort: Tin

    Lay Wai
  43. Nepal Gyanendra Shah, Rightful King of Nepal Consort: Queen Komal

    of Nepal
  44. The Netherlands Willem-Alexander, King of the Netherlands Consort: Queen Maxima

    of the Netherlands
  45. Norway Harald V, King of Norway Consort: Queen Sonja of

    Norway
  46. Oman Haitham bin Tariq, Sultan of Oman Consort: Eminent Sayyida

    Ahad bint Abdullah
  47. Portugal Duarte Pio, Duke of Braganza and Rightful King of

    Portugal Consort: Dona Isabel, Duchess of Braganza
  48. Qatar Sheik Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani, Emir of Qatar Consort:

    3 wives
  49. Romania Margareta, Custodian of the Crown of Romania and Rightful

    Queen of Romania Consort: Prince Radu of Romania
  50. Russia Grand Duchess Maria Vladimirovna, Rightful Empress of Russia Consort:

    Prince Franz Wilhelm of Prussia
  51. Rwanda Emmanuel Bushayija, Rightful King of Rwanda Consort: Lilian Bushayija

  52. Saudi Arabia Salman, King of Saudi Arabia Consort:Fahda bint Falah

    Al Sultan
  53. Serbia Alexander, Crown Prince of Yugoslavia and Rightful King of

    Serbia Consort: Katherine, Crown Princess of Yugoslavia
  54. Spain Felipe VI, King of Spain Consort: Queen Letizia of

    Spain
  55. Sweden Carl XVI Gustaf, King of Sweden Consort: Queen Silvia

    of Sweden
  56. Thailand Rama X, King of Thailand Consort: Queen Suthida of

    Thailand
  57. Tonga Tupou VI, King of Tonga Consort: Queen Nanasipauʻu of

    Tonga
  58. Tunisia Muhammad al-Habib, Rightful King of Tunisa Consort: Lalla Fawzia

  59. Turkey Dündar Ali Osman, Rightful Sultan of Turkey Consort: Widowed

  60. United Kingdom Elizabeth II, Queen of the United Kingdom Consort:

    Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh
  61. Vatican City Pope Francis, Bishop of Rome and Sovereign of

    the Vatican City State Consort: Unmarried
  62. Vietnam Prince Nguyễn Phúc Bảo Ân, Rightful Emperor of Vietnam

    Consort: Princess Monique Vinh Thuy
  63. Yemen Ageel bin Muhammad al-Badr, Rightful King of Yemen Consort:

    2 Wives