Cambodian princess, Devi, classical famed dancer, has died

Princess Norodom Buppha Devi, eldest daughter of Cambodia’s late King Norodom Sihanouk and a famed dancer, died Monday at age 76.

Buppha Devi was the half sister of the country’s current king, Norodom Sihamoni, but was best known as a practitioner and promoter of classical Cambodian dance.

Cambodia’s Constitutional Council, of which she was a member, announced she died at a hospital in Thailand. The cause of death was not given.

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