The formal monarchy lasted from 1866 to 1947 when King Mihai (Michael) was forced to abdicate by the Communist government. He was allowed to return as a private citizen during the 1990s and certain privileges were restored including use of a Palace in Bucharest and recovery of family property.
King Carol I (1871-1916)
There are many reference sites but a starting place is one that focuses on Queen Elisabeta, Queen Marie and Princess Ileana.
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|Queen Marie 1875-1938, grand-daughter of Queen Victoria of England married to King Ferdinand; credited with influencing her husband, a Hohenzollern, to side with the Allies in WW I, a decision that led to the reunification of Transylvania into Romania in 1920|
|Prince Radu, husband of Princess Margarita, was designated a special representative of the Romanian Government. The members of the Royal family in Romania currently reside at the Elisabeta Palace (Bucharest).|
|Lft to rt: King Carol I, King Ferdinand, King Carol II|