Maria, whose great-grandparents were the last Emperor and Empress of Austria, died on May 4 from a “sudden cardiac aneurysm”
In an obituary published by the Houston Chronicle, it states that the Austrian royal died in Houston, Texas, on May 4 from a sudden cardiac aneurysm.
Maria Singh, neé Princess Maria Petrovna Galitzine, tragically died from a cardiac aneurysm just days ahead of her 32nd birthday.
The daughter of Prince Piotr Galitzine and Princess Maria-Anna Galitzine, neé Archduchess of Austria, died on May 4 from a “sudden cardiac aneurysm,” according to an obituary published in The Houston Chronicle. She was laid to rest on May 8 in the Orthodox section of Forest Park Westheimer Cemetery.
At the time of her death, the princess was living in Houston with her husband, chef Rishi Singh. In 2017, they welcomed their first child, a son named Maxim, whom the Chronicle describes as the “apple of her eye.”
Maria was born in Luxembourg and grew up in Moscow, where she attended the German School. After graduating, she moved to Belgium to attend the College of Art and Design before her work in interior design took her to Chicago and finally Houston.