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…

Romania’s Exiled King Michael I Dies, aged 96

The Romanian Royal Family has issued a statement announcing the death of King Michael I, aged 96, on 5 December at his home in Switzerland. The former king was diagnosed with cancer last year. President Klaus Johannis announced on Tuesday that a day of mourning to mark the former monarch’s passing. His body will lie…

Podcast: Countess Mountbatten, Prince Philip’s 96th Birthday & Danish Golden Wedding Anniversary

Countess Mountbatten dies, the Grenfell Fire tragedy, Prince Philip celebrates his 96th birthday, a Royal Golden Anniversary and Princess Charlene writes an article about water safety. Vale Countess Mountbatten (1924-2017) Prince Charles' beloved godmother Countess Mountbatten passed away at her home on 13 June 2017. Embed from Getty Images Grenfell Tower Visit On Friday, 16…

Podcast: Queen’s Birthday, Prince Philip & King Bhumibol’s 70th Anniversary

National Day celebrations in Sweden, the Queen's Birthday celebrations, including Prince Philip's 95th birthday, King Bhumibol's 70th Anniversary, and find out who wanted to name Nessie after the Queen. Sweden's National Day, 6 June 2016 The Swedish Royal Family celebrated their National Day, with the release of four new photos of Crown Princess Victoria and her adorable…