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Peter II

1923-1970.
Yugoslavian king (1934-1945). After spending World War II in exile, he was deposed by the Communist government.
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Within a decade, he had been assassinated and his son, father of Crown Prince Alexander, was sworn in as King Peter II at the age of just 11.
1765 - Peter II, grandson of Peter I and son of Alexis, becomes Tsar of Russia.
1727 - Peter II Aleksei (11) becomes czar of Russia
Peter was succeeded by his widow, Catherine I, who was followed by the grandson of the reformer, Peter II, whose successor was Anna, duchess of Courland, the niece of Peter I and daughter of Tsar Ivan, who was succeeded by the infant Ivan Antonovich, son of her niece Anna Leopoldovna of Brunswick, daughter of Catherine Ivanovna, duchess of Mecklenburg, sister of Anna Ioannovna.
Serbia-May-26(BNA) His Majesty's Personal Representative Shaikh Abdulla bin Hamad Al-Khalifa today attended the funeral for Yugoslavia's last king Peter II Karadjordjevic .
THE DREAM: There was a hue and cry when Peter II became the Pope.
Peter II, 18, and 15-year-old Harry, the sons of super-duper-model Stephanie Seymour, have become top priority on gossip columnists' late night party coverage as the "It" boys follow around the fashion set like Derek Blasberg and post witty banters on Twitter.
"Who would have known that the table fork was introduced to Europe by King of Cyprus Peter II? Or that Cyprus was the main producer of sugar in Medieval Europe?" says Paraskos.
* The Rev Chris Thompson led the service at Golcar Baptist Church last Sunday and based his sermon on 1 Peter II, verses 1-12.
Equally, in another marriage case, the pope's influence had been decisive, in that he had insisted on the invalidity of the marriage of King Peter II of Aragon to a sister of Sancho VII of Navarre.
The Burry Port Atlantic Blue Peter II crew were helped by Dyfed-Powys Police helicopter to locate the vessel in order for the owner to recover it.
The Dyfed-Powys Police helicopter helped the Burry Port Atlantic Blue Peter II crew find the vessel so the owner could recover it.