Royal Birthday: Princess Alexia of the Netherlands

Princess Alexia of the Netherlands celebrates her 14th birthday on Wednesday, 26 June 2019. The second daughter of King Willem-Alexander and Queen Máxima of the Netherlands, Alexia Juliana Marcela Laurentien, was born in The Hague in 2006. She is currently second in the line of succession to the Dutch throne, following her older sister, Princess…

Royal Birthday: Prince Nicolas of Sweden

Princess Madeleine has released a new photo as her son Prince Nicolas celebrates his 4th Birthday on Saturday, 15 June 2019. He arrived two days after his uncle Prince Carl Philip married Sofia Hellqvist in 2015, and is currently ninth in the line of succession to the Swedish throne. His birth was marked with a…

Summer Holidays in Sweden

The Swedish Royal Court has released three photos of Princess Estelle and Prince Oscar to mark the beginning of summer holidays. Photographer Linda Broström took these delightful photos of Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel's children at Haga Palace in June 2019. Princess Estelle has finished her first year at 'big school', Campus Manilla in…

Royal Birthday: Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh

Prince Philip, the third oldest royal in British history, celebrates his 98th birthday on Monday, 10 June 2019, which coincides with the Queen’s Official Birthday in most Australian states. He is the longest-serving consort of a reigning British monarch and the longest-serving male. Early Life and Naval Career The youngest child and only son of…

Royal Birthday: Princess Madeleine of Sweden

Grattis på födelsedagen! Princess Madeleine celebrates her 37th birthday on Monday, 10 June 2019, sharing her birthday with Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh who turns 98. The youngest daughter of King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia, Madeleine Thérèse Amelie Josephine, Princess of Sweden, Duchess of Hälsingland and Gästrikland, was born in 1982 at Drottningholm…

Prince Joachim Celebrates 50th Birthday

Queen Margrethe II of Denmark is hosting a private dinner at Amalienborg to celebrate Prince Joachim's 50th birthday, with family and friends. Prince Joachim Holger Waldemar Christian was born at 4.30 am on 7 June 1969 at the Rigshospitalet in Copenhagen, weighing in at 3.520 kg (7 pounds and 12 ounces) and 52 cm (about…

2019 National Day Greetings From Sweden’s Royal Family

The Swedish Royal Family has released three new photos of Princess Estelle and Prince Oscar to mark their country's National Day on 6 June. Royal photographer Linda Broström captured these gorgeous images of Princess Estelle, wearing a traditional costume, with little brother Prince Oscar in the gardens at Haga Palace. Princess Estelle and Prince Oscar…

King George VI gave this rousing speech to Great Britain on 6 June 1944, ahead of the Normandy landings in France. His great-grandson Prince William Duke of Cambridge recited the speech during the 75th Anniversary of D-Day Commemorations at the National Memorial Arboretum in Staffordshire on 6 June 2019. Transcript Four years ago, our Nation…

Queen Elizabeth II Audience With Scott Morrison

Queen Elizabeth received Australian Prime Minister, the Hon Scott Morrison, and his wife Jenny at Buckingham Palace on Tuesday, 4 June 2019, during a very busy schedule. Scott Morrison also bought a copy of  Andrew Rule’s biography of champion racehorse Winx inside a red gift bag as a present. According to reports, the horse’s owners…