Birendra Bir Bikram Shah Dev

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Birendra Bir Bikram Shah Dev

(bɪˈrɛndrɑː bɪə ˈbɪkræm ʃɑː dɛv)
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(Biography) 1945–2001, king of Nepal (1972–2001): he, his queen, and six other members of the royal family were shot dead by his son, Crown Prince Dipendra, who then committed suicide
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