Famous Serbian Emperors & Kings

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Peter II of Yugoslavia
(Last King of Yugoslavia)
Peter II of Yugoslavia
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Birthdate: September 6, 1923
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Belgrade
Died: November 3, 1970

Peter II of Yugoslavia reigned as the last king of Yugoslavia from 9 October 1934 until his ousting from power on 29 November 1945. Considered the last reigning king of the Karađorđević dynasty, Peter II of Yugoslavia moved to the USA after his deposition where he suffered from alcoholism and depression.

Alexander I of Yugoslavia
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Birthdate: December 16, 1888
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Cetinje, Montenegro
Died: October 9, 1934

Alexander I of Yugoslavia reigned as the king of Yugoslavia from 1921 until his death in 1934. During a state visit to France, Alexander was murdered by Bulgarian Vlado Chernozemski. The assassination inspired the opening of Christopher Hyde's book, The Second Assassin. Alexander's life and career inspired a TV series titled Alexander of Yugoslavia.

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Peter I of Yugoslavia
(King)
Peter I of Yugoslavia
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Birthdate: June 29, 1844
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Belgrade, Serbia
Died: August 16, 1921
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Quintillus
(Roman Emperor in 270 CE Who Died a Few Weeks After Being Proclaimed Emperor)
Quintillus
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Birthdate: 0212 AD
Birthplace: Sirmium
Died: March 31, 0270

Quintillus was a Roman emperor for a brief period of time in 270 AD. He succeeded his brother Emperor Claudius Gothicus after the latter's death in 270. However, Quintillus' claim to the throne was challenged by Aurelian, who eventually succeeded him after a battle.

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Licinius
(Emperor)
Licinius
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Birthdate: 0265 AD
Birthplace: Moesia
Died: February 7, 0325
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Stefan Dušan
(Emperor of the Serbian Empire)
Stefan Dušan
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Birthdate: July 26, 1308
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Serbia
Died: December 20, 1355

Stefan Dušan reigned as the King of all Serbian and Maritime Lands from 1331 to 1346. He then reigned as the Emperor of the Serbian Empire from 16 April 1346 until his death on 20 December 1355. Stefan Dušan was counted among the most powerful monarchs of his generation as he had conquered a major part of southeast Europe.

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Prince Paul of Yugoslavia
(Prince)
Prince Paul of Yugoslavia
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Birthdate: April 27, 1893
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: September 14, 1976
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Jovian
(Emperor)
Jovian
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Birthdate: 0331 AD
Birthplace: Singidunum
Died: February 17, 0364
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Gratian
(Roman emperor)
Gratian
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Birthdate: April 18, 0359
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Sremska Mitrovica, Serbia
Died: August 25, 0383
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Alexander I of Serbia
(Prince)
Alexander I of Serbia
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Birthdate: August 14, 1876
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Belgrade
Died: June 11, 1903
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Stefan Lazarević
(Saints, Writer)
Stefan Lazarević
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Birthdate: 1377 AD
Birthplace: Kruševac, Serbia
Died: 1427 AD
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Milan I of Serbia
(King of Serbia (1882 - 1889))
Milan I of Serbia
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Birthdate: August 22, 1854
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Mărășești, Romania
Died: February 11, 1901

Milan I of Serbia reigned as the King of Serbia from 1882 until his sudden abdication in 1889. He abdicated in favor of Alexander I of Serbia, which was unexpected at that time. During his reign, Milan focused on developing natural resources and improving the means of communication. However, he was largely unpopular due to reckless extravagance and heavy taxation. 

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Prince Marko
(King)
Prince Marko
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Birthdate: 1335 AD
Birthplace: Livno, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Died: May 17, 1395
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Hostilian
(Roman Emperor for a Brief period from June to July 251)
Hostilian
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Birthdate: 0230 AD
Birthplace: Sirmium
Died: October 31, 0251

Hostilian reigned as the Roman emperor for a brief period from June to July 251. Prior to becoming the emperor, Hostilian had been elevated to caesar by his father and then-Roman Emperor Decius. When Decius and his older son Herennius Etruscus died at the Battle of Abritus, Trebonianus Gallus was proclaimed emperor and Hostilian was elevated to co-emperor.

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Miloš Obrenović I of Serbia
(prince of Serbia)
Miloš Obrenović I of Serbia
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Birthdate: March 18, 1780
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Gornja Dobrinja, Serbia
Died: September 26, 1860
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Constantius III
(Roman emperor of the West)
Constantius III
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Birthdate: 0370 AD
Birthplace: Niš, Serbia
Died: September 2, 0421
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Maximinus II
(Emperor)
Maximinus II
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Birthdate: November 20, 0270
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Gamzigrad, Serbia
Died: July 31, 0313
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Stefan Uroš V
(Emperor of the Serbs (1355–1371), King of Serbia (1346–1355))
Stefan Uroš V
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Birthdate: 1336 AD
Birthplace: Serbia
Died: December 4, 1371
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Constantine Bodin
(King of Dioclea)
Constantine Bodin
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Birthplace: Duklja, Montenegro
Died: 1101 AD
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Stefan Branković
(Ruler of the Serbian Despotate between 1458 and 1459)
Stefan Branković
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Birthdate: 1417 AD
Birthplace: Belgrade, Serbia
Died: October 9, 1476