Deaths 2012

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Last modified: 13 March 2021

Deaths in reigning and non-reigning royal houses of the year 2012.

* = New

DateNameAgePlace
2 JanuaryCountess Carolin zu Stolberg-Wernigerode49
7 JanuarySheikha Amina bint Rashid bin Ahmed Al Mualla of Umm al Qaiwain (UAE)
12 JanuaryMaharani Shiv Kumari of Kotah née Princess of Bikaner (India)95
13 JanuaryCountess Stefanie zu Königsegg-Aulendorf née Freiin von Waldbott und Bassenheim82
16 JanuaryMichel Stiepen (Looz Corswarem)81Henri-Chapelle, Belgium
20 JanuarySheikh Humaid bin Mohammad bin Saqer Al-Qasimi of Sharjah (UAE)
21 JanuarySheikh Saud Nasser Al-Saud Al-Sabah of Kuwait
21 JanuaryMarie-Elisabeth Costinescu-Tataranu née Freiin von Strachwitz (Stolberg-Stolberg)84Absam, Austria
26 JanuaryHereditary Grand Duchess Karin von Mecklenburg-Schwerin née von Schaper91Glücksburg, Germany
* 31 JanuaryCount Ernst Leonhard von Harrach91Bruck an der Leitha, Austria
31 JanuaryBrigitta von Kalckreuth née Princess zu Stolberg-Rossla86
13 FebruaryArchduke Franz Salvator of Austria (Tuscany)84
* 16 FebruaryPrincess Norodom Daravadey of Cambodia71Montfermeil, Seine-Saint-Denis, France
24 FebruaryInfanta Dona Maria Adelaide de Bragança (Portugal)100Caparica, Portugal
13 MarchPrincess Maria Anna of Saxony82
* 16 MarchPrince Alexander von und zu Liechtenstein82Villach, Austria
18 MarchKing George Tupou V of Tonga63Hong Kong
24 MarchPrincess Farah Kerimee of Egypt87
26 MarchKurt Brubach (Salm-Salm)90Böllenborn, Germany
30 MarchRaja Kechil Sulong of PerakKuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2 AprilPrincess Fatma Neslisah Osmanoglu Sultan of Turkey91Istanbul, Turkey
* 26 AprilMaria Teresa Caccia Dominioni née Crespi (Fugger von Babenhausen)89Milan, Italy (?)
2 MayEmanuela de Dampierre (Spain)98Rome, Italy
5 MayFürstin Delia zu Oettingen-Oettingen und Oettingen-Wallerstein née Schenk Countess von Stauffenberg93
10 MayMaharaja Ranjitsinh Gaewad of Baroda (India)74Vadodara, India
14 MayCountess Léopold de Lannoy née Princess Florence de Croÿ et de Solre84
15 MayCountess Elisabeth von Platen Hallermund13 days
23 MayPrince Franz von Sachsen-Altenburg77
6 JunePrince Tomohito of Mikasa of Japan66
9 JuneCountess Marie-Elisabeth zu Stolberg-Stolberg93Vanves, Hauts-de-Seine, France
16 JuneCrown Prince Nayef bin Abdul Aziz al-Saud of Saudi Arabia77 or 78Geneva, Switzerland
20 JuneFürst Heinrich IV Reuss92Ernstbrunn, Austria
8 JulyPrince Mohammed bin Saud bin Abdul-Aziz of Saudi Arabia78
10 JulyValli Spencer Moore née Knust (Russia)82The Old Vicerage, Leigh, Dorset, UK
21 JulyTakamasa Ikeda (Japan)84Kurashiki, Japan
23 JulyMargrave Maria Emanuel von Meissen (Saxony)86La Tour-de-Peilz, Switzerland
13 AugustOtto Vogl (Reuss)80
16 AugustLalla Amina of Morocco57
27 AugustDonna Martha della Torre e Tasso (Thurn und Taxis) née Singer68USA
14 SeptemberCount Jan Bosco von Sternberg (Lobkowicz)75Klatovy, Czechia
16 SeptemberPrincess Ragnhild, Mrs Lorentzen (Norway)82Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
3 OctoberPrincess Marina Editha Theresia von Thurn und Taxis46
6 OctoberPrince Albert of Saxony77München, Germany
8 OctoberCountess Elisabeth von Stillfried und Rattonitz née Countess zu Stolberg-Wernigerode89Lindau, Germany
14 OctoberSheikh Jamal Bin Salem Bin Mohammed Al Qasimi of Ras Al Khaimah (UAE)
15 OctoberNorodom Sihanouk King-Father of Cambodia89Beijing, China
17 OctoberSheikh Saqr bin Khalid Al Qasimi of Sharjah (UAE)Ajman, UAE
20 OctoberCount Johannes von und zu Trauttmansdorff-Weinsberg83Vienna, Austria
29 OctoberPrince Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz Bin Saud Bin Jalawi of Saudi Arabia78
31 OctoberSophie de Figueroa née Princess zur Lippe-Weissenfeld90Neidling, Austria
17 NovemberRosa Sophie Reichsfreifrau von und zu Guttenberg née Princess and Duchess von Arenberg89
24 NovemberPrincess Susanne zu Salm-Horstmar née Jantsch90Angermund, Germany
9 DecemberPrincess Marie-Claire zu Hohenlohe-Bartenstein née Buet de Villars96Bonn, Germany
17 DecemberCountess Ursula zu Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg née von Hase99
26 DecemberHans Wolfram Freiherr von Werthern (Castell-Castell)87
26 DecemberCount Otto von Waldburg zu Wolfegg und Waldsee