Deaths 2009

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Last modified: 1 March 2021

Deaths in reigning and non-reigning royal houses of the year 2009.

* = New!

DateNameAgePlace
2 JanuaryAltgraf Niklas zu Salm-Reifferscheidt-Raitz, Ungnad Graf von Weissenwolff66
2 JanuarySheikh Rashid bin Ahmed Al-Mualla, Ruler of Umm Al Qaiwain (UAE)London,UK
10 JanuaryCountess Isabelle von Loë née Princess zu Salm-Salm105Kevelaer, Germany
11 JanuaryPrincess Aljawharah bint Faisal bin Hathlool bin Nasir al Saud of Saudi ArabiaRiyadh, Saudi Arabia
15 JanuaryDermot Hugh Blundell-Hollinshead-Blundell (Windisch-Graetz)73
17 FebruaryChrista Rogge née Countess von Platen-Hallermund76Redderse (?), Germany
23 FebruaryPrincess Lalla Amina of MoroccoMeknès, Morocco
* 26 FebruaryPrincess Marie Christiane von und zu Liechtenstein, marquise de Roys76Paris, France
27 FebruaryPrince Turki bin Faisal bin Turki (the first) bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud of Saudi Arabia58
2 MarchCountess Hella zu Solms-Rödelheim née Gessner85
3 March (burial)Wadha Munahi Abdul-Aziz Al-Enizi of Kuwait85
13 MarchEmpress Medferiaswork of Ethiopia84Addis Abeba, Ethiopia
23 MarchPrincess Luise of Prussia91Bückeburg Palace, Germany
23 MarchSheikh Ahmad bin Juma Al Maktoum of Dubai (UAE)72 or 73
26 MarchPrincess Lama bint Faisal bin Saud bin Abdulaziz al Saud of Saudi Arabia21
MarchPrincess Nino Bagrationi94
2 AprilCountess Elisabeth Enzenberg zum Freyen- und Jöchelsthurn née Princess Esterházy de Galántha78
5 AprilCount Hans Günter zu Solms-Laubach81München, Germany
22 AprilSheikh Malek Abdulaziz Al-Malek Al-Sabah of Kuwait75
24 AprilCountess Christianne Fugger von Babenhausen49Dubai, UAE
28 AprilPrincess Barbara zu Schleswig-Holstein née Fertsch47
30 April (car crash)Sheikh Fahd bin Jasem bin Mohammed Al Thani of Qatar
1 MayCountess Maria Batthyány-Strattmann von Német-Ujvár née Countess Esterházy de Galántha86Budapest, Hungary
* 4 MayPrincess Cécile de Croÿ née Dumont91Mougins, Alpes-Maritimes, France
8 MaySheikha Hayat Abdelaziz Al-Hmoud Al-Jarrah Al-Sabah of Kuwait63
12 MayPrince Rahmat Ullah of Afghanistan87Rome, Italy
12 MayCountess Elisabeth von Waldburg zu Zeil und Trauchburg84
13 MayRaja Datuk Seri Baharom Sultan Yusuff Izzuddin Shah of Perak (Malaysia)83Taman Canning, Perak, Malaysia
17 MaySheikha Lulwa Abdullah al Sabah of Bahrain90
18 MayPrincess Elizabeth de Croÿ et de Solre87Refuge de Thiernay at La Fermeté, Thiernay, France
19 MayAgnes Maria Risom née Countess von Rechberg87Stamford, CT, USA
29 MayCountess Zdenka von Orsini und Rosenberg née Princess von Auersperg52
1 June (air crash)Prince Pedro Luiz de Orléans e Bragança (Brazil)26Atlantic Ocean
6 JuneFatima Abdulaziz Shaheen Al-Ghanim of Kuwait77
7 JuneSheikh Khalid Bin Salman Bin Abdullah Al-Khalifa of Bahrain
25 JuneFranz Albrecht Metternich-Sándor, Duke of Ratibor, Fürst of Corvey88Cetona, Italy
30 JuneSheikh Atteyatellah bin Abdulrahman al-Khalifa of Bahrain
10 JulyCountess Beatrice von Platen Hallermund née Brüggemann90
22 JulyPrincess Franziska zu Bentheim-Tecklenburg née Countess Hoyos87
29 JulyEleonore Barber née Princess von Auersperg85
29 July Ayesha Gayatri Devi, Maharani of Jaipur née Princess of Cooch Behar90Satokben Durlabh Memorial Hospital, Jaipur, India
1 AugustPrincess Felicitas of Prussia75Wohltorf, Germany
5 AugustSheikha Hissa bint Salman Al-Khalifa of Bahrain75 or 76
7 AugustHerbert Freusberg (Platen Hallermund)94Gräfelfing, Germany
12 AugustCountess Elisabeth von Schaesberg82Starnberg, Germany
13 AugustBaroness Senta Rubido-Zichy de Zagorje et Zich née Princess zu Hohenlohe-Waldenburg-Schillingsfürst83Buenos Aires, Argentina
17 AugustCount Anton Széchényi (Auersperg)85Sankt Martin im Innkreis, Austria
19 AugustCountess Eleonore von Waldburg zu Zeil und Trauchburg née Princess of Bavaria90
21 AugustPrincess Birgitte de Bourbon de Parme née Countess Holstein-Ledreborg87
1 SeptemberPrincess Maria Cristina de Bourbon de Parme84Vienna, Austria
1 SeptemberPrincess Clothilde von und zu Liechtenstein née Princess von Thurn und Taxis86Heidenheim an der Brenz, Germany
2 SeptemberPrince and Duke Antoine-Guillaume Louis d’Arenberg85Som Maraia, Pollensa, Spain
4 SeptemberPrincess Alexandra zu Bentheim und Steinfurt née Princess zu Waldeck und Pyrmont84
4 SeptemberPrince Ernst-Josias von Sachsen-Coburg und Gotha44
6 SeptemberAngela Maria Smit née Countess von Salm-Hoogstraeten63Esbeek, The Netherlands (?)
9 SeptemberPrince Meinrad von Hohenzollern84Murnau-Hechendorf, Germany
* 16 SeptemberJean-Claude Lecomte (Napoléon)61La Tronche, Isère, France
17 SeptemberSheikha Ghaya bint Sultan bin Salem Al Qasimi of Ras Al Khaimah (UAE)
20 SeptemberPrince Dominik von und zu Liechtenstein59Vienna, Austria
22 SeptemberPrince Hamidollah Khan Enayat Seraj of Afghanistan92
23 SeptemberPrince Ertugrul Osman of Turkey97Istanbul, Turkey
26 SeptemberPrince Mansour bin Mohammed bin Nawaf bin Abdulaziz of Saudi Arabia26USA
3 OctoberQueen Fatima Al-Shifa Al-Sinousi of Libya97 or 98Cairo, Egypt
4 OctoberPrincess Brigitte Elisabeth von Hessen-Philippsthal-Barchfeld née Göllner59Kronberg im Taunus, Germany
8 OctoberSheikh Khaled Ali Sabah Al-Sabah Saud al-Sabah of Kuwait16
10 OctoberPrincess Magdalene of Prussia née Princess Reuss89Löwenstein Castle, Kleinheubach, Germany
11 OctoberJoan Martí Alanis, former Co-Prince of Andorra, Bishop of Urgell81
15 OctoberSheikha Anisa Abdullah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah of Kuwait75
15 OctoberFürstin Ruth-Erika zu Löwenstein-Wertheim-Freudenberg née von Buggenhagen87Kreuzwertheim Castle, Germany
1 NovemberBaron Christian Nádherný von Borutin (Orsini und Rosenberg)70Friesach, Austria
2 NovemberPrincess Haya bint Abdulaziz bin Abdulrahman Al Saud of Saudi Arabia80King Faisal Specialist Hospital, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
3 NovemberPrincess Ameera bint Abdul Aziz Al Saud of Saudi Arabia
8 NovemberLeopoldine Huck née Countess von Khevenhüller-Metsch96
19 NovemberBibi Ahmad Hussain Bin Ali Al-Roumi of Kuwait85Kuwait
21 NovemberPrincess Patrícia de Orleans e Bragança (Brazil)44 or 46Petrópolis, Brazil
25 NovemberPengiran Sura Negara Pengiran Anak Hj Muhammad Bey Muntassir Pengiran Indera Mahkota Pengiran Anak Kemaludin Al-Haj of Brunei Darussalam53
28 NovemberSheikh Khaled Abdullah Saud Al-Malek Al-Sabah of Kuwait30
29 NovemberPrince Alexander of Belgium67Villa Landsrode, Rhode-Saint-Genése, Belgium
29 NovemberPrincess Ferial of Egypt71Geneva, Switzerland
* 3 DecemberLéonore de Wertheimer née Countess von Wurmbrand-Stuppach82Neuilly-sur-Seine, Hauts-de-Seine, France
6 DecemberPrince Dedo of Saxony87Pflegeheim K & S Seniorenresidenz, Radebeul, Germany
11 DecemberSheikh Sultan bin Saqr bin Mohammad Al Qasimi of Ras Al Khaimah (UAE)
21 DecemberPrincess Marie-Thérèse de Lobkowicz née Countess von und zu Trauttmansdorff-Weinsberg87
26 DecemberSheikh Saeed bin Hamdan bin Rashid Al Nuaimi of Ajman (UAE)
27 DecemberSheikh Rashid bin Ibrahim bin Mohammad Al-Khalifa of Bahrain