Royal Condolences For New Zealand

Elizabeth II, Margrethe II, King Willem-Alexander and King Carl XVI Gustaf are among the many monarchs and heads of state who sent their condolences following the terrorist attack in Christchurch on Friday, 15 March 2019. So far 49 people were killed and at least 20 injured when Australian Brenton Tarrant live-streamed the terror attack at…

Royal Birthday: King Juan Carlos of Spain

Spain’s former monarch, King Juan Carlos, celebrates his 81st birthday on Saturday, 5 January 2018. Reign (1975-2014) He was born in 1938 in Rome, Italy, the eldest son of Infante Juan, Count of Barcelona and Princess María Mercedes of Bourton-Two Sicilies, after his grandfather, Alfonso XIII, his Queen Victoria Eugenie of Battenberg and other members…

Feliz Navidad: King Felipe VI Christmas Message 2018

King Felipe VI's traditional Christmas Message was broadcasted on Spanish television on Christmas Eve at 9.00 pm (local time). The King's Christmas Message is usually pre-recorded at his official residence, Zarzuela Palace, in Madrid. This is King Felipe's fifth Christmas broadcast since King Felipe's accession in June 2014, following his father Juan Carlos' abdication for…