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Dipendra Bir Bikram Shah Dev
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King of Nepal
Reign 1–4 June 2001
Predecessor Birendra
Successor Gyanendra
Born (1971-06-27)27 June 1971
Kathmandu, Nepal
Died 4 June 2001(2001-06-04) (aged 29)
Kathmandu, Nepal
House Shah dynasty
Father Birendra Bir Bikram Shah Dev
Mother Aishwarya Rajya Lakshmi Devi Shah
Religion Hinduism

Dipendra Bir Bikram Shah Dev (Nepali: दीपेन्द्र वीर विक्रम शाह; born 27 June 1971 – 4 June 2001) was the King of Nepal for three days from 1 to 4 June 2001.

As the eldest of the three children of King Birendra and Queen Aishwarya, Dipendra was the crown prince. He shot himself and several members of his family on 1 June 2001]]. Upon Dipendra's death, his father's brother Gyanendra became king.

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