by a car accident.
Astrid was born on November 17th. 1905 in Stockholm (Sweden).
Her parents were Prince Carl, Duke of Västergötland, and
Princess Ingeborg of Denmark.
Prince Carl and Princess Ingeborg - Source picture: Wikipedia
Astrid married Prince Leopold of Belgium. In 1934 she became
Queen Consort of Belgium.Her grandson, King Philippe is the
current King of the Belgians.
She also is the grandmother of Grand Duke Henri of Luxembourg
and the aunt of
King Harald of Norway.
Today the crypt in Laeken (near Brussels) is open for public.