Gayatri Devi

 

Age: 90

 

Summary: former queen, or "maharani", of the western Indian desert kingdom of Jaipur often described as one of the most beautiful women in the world, who became the third wife of Sawai Man Singh (d. 1970), the "maharaja" or ruler of Jaipur, in 1939 and who also served three times as a national lawmaker in India.

 

 

Cause of Death: Respiratory failure

 

Born: May 23, 1919

 

Died: July 29, 2009

 

Location: Jaipur, India