REINA MADRE ELENA DE RUMANIA PRINCESA DE GRECIA

Elena de Grecia (Atenas, 20 de marzo de 1896 - Lausana, 28 de noviembre de 1982) fue princesa de Grecia y Dinamarca, y princesa heredera de Rumanía por matrimonio. Recibió el título de reina madre durante el mandato de su hijo Miguel.
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ROMANIAN  Queen Elena (born Princess HELEN of Greece and Denmark, Consort of King Carol II & King Mihai's mother) - perhaps how *not* to wear a tiara, although fashionable in the 1920s when this was taken.

ROMANIAN Queen Elena (born Princess HELEN of Greece and Denmark, Consort of King Carol II & King Mihai mother) - the tiara is fashionable in the when this was taken.

Queen Helen of Romania

Queen Helen of Romania wearing the "Greek key" tiara. During World War II she devoted herself to the care of the wounded. For her efforts to rescue Romanian Jews from the Nazi Germans, she was awarded the status of Righteous Among the Nations.

Queen Helen of Romania, nee Princess of Greece and Denmark, with her father King Constantine I of Greece

Queen Helen of Romania, nee Princess of Greece and Denmark, with her father King Constantine I of Greece

King Michael of Romania with his mother, Princess Helen

King Michael of Romania with his mother, Princess Helen (nee Princess of Greece and Denmark).

Crown Prince Carol of Romania, later King Carol II, with son Prince Michael, his only child with 2nd wife Princess Helen of Greece and Denmark.

Crown Prince Carol of Romania, later King Carol II, with son Prince Michael, his only child with wife Princess Helen of Greece and Denmark.

Crown Prince Carol of Romania, later King Carol II, with son Prince Michael, his only child with 2nd wife Princess Helen of Greece and Denmark.

Crown Prince Carol of Romania, later King Carol II, with son Prince Michael, his only child with wife Princess Helen of Greece and Denmark.

King Michael of Romania as a child with his mother, Princess Helen of Greece and Denmark, and his 1st cousin Princess Alexandra of Greece and Denmark, daughter of his maternal uncle, King Alexander of Greece.  Princess Alexandra would become the last queen of Yugoslavia.

King Michael of Romania as a child with his mother, Princess Helen of Greece and…

The Queen Mother of Romania (nee Princess Helen of Greece and Denmark)

The Queen Mother of Romania, Elena (nee Princess Helen of Greece and Denmark)

Prince Carol II of Romania and his wife Princess Helen of Greece and Denmark

Prince Carol II of Romania and his wife Princess Helen of Greece and Denmark

Princess Helen of Greece and Denmark (Greek: Ελένη; 2 May/3 May 1896 – 28 November 1982) was married to King Carol II of Romania prior to his accession, and was the mother of King Michael. She is noted for her humanitarian efforts to save the Romanian Jews during the Second World War, which led to her being awarded the honorary title of Righteous Among the Nations

Princess Helen of Greece (Queen Mother of Romania) 1896 - 1982

Princess Eleni of Greece and Denmark at her wedding to Prince Carol of Romania

Crown Princess Elena of Romania, nee Princess Helen of Greece and Denmark

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