.There was a Queen.
Queen Fawzia of IRAN, once Princess Fwazia of Egypt
Fawzia married Mohammad Reza Pahlavi in 1939. Pahlavi became Shah of Iran in 1941. Fawzia ,a celebrated beauty, was the daughter Fuad I, King of Egypt. The pair divorced in 1945 (in Egypt) and in 1948 (in Iran). A second wife was procured, another beauty, Soraya Esfandiary, daughter of an Iranian diplomat. Unable to have children the pair divorced in 1951.The Shah's third wife,Farah was the daughter of an army captain and the pair married in 1959. Farah was formally crowned as Queen of Iran in 1967. With the onslaught of the Iranian Revolution in 1978, the Shah was exiled to Egypt and the one time King died there in 1979. His last Queen Farah lives on. Soraya once Queen died in 2001. The Shah's first Queen. Fawzia, that beauty on the cover September 21 in 1942, lives on.
official portraits of Fawzia. third row photograph by Cecil Beaton, painting of Queen Fawzia Painted by Greek Artist Lambro.