Princess Prekshya

 

 

Age: 49

 

Summary: Nepalese princess and widow of the late King Birendra's younger brother Prince Dhirendra who was briefly at the center in the national spotlight in June 2001 when her husband was killed in a palace massacre committed by Crown Prince Dipendra, in which Nepal's former king and queen also died along with eight other members of the Nepalese royal family.

 

 

Cause of Death: Helicopter accident

 

Born: 1952

 

Died: November 12, 2001

 

Location: Katmandu, Nepal