Summary: Queen of Nepal from 1972 to 2001 known as the wife of King Birendra of Nepal who hailed from the Rana family which had been the prime ministerial family and the effective rulers of Nepal until the 1950 and was said to be a reactionary where as her husband was more open to democratic goverance.
Cause of Death: Homicide by shooting
Born: November 7, 1949
Died: June 1, 2001
Location: Katmandu, Nepal