King Philippe Celebrates 60th Birthday

Philippe, King of the Belgians, turns 60 on Wednesday, 15 April 2020. Philippe, King of the Belgians. Photo: © Royal Palace However, celebrations will be very low key due to the coronavirus. King Philipe and Queen Mathilde are using Skype to keep in touch with various healthcare providers and experts, as well as with those…

Royal Birthday: Queen Sofía of Spain

Spain's popular Queen Sofía celebrates her 80th Birthday on Friday, 2 November 2018. King Juan Carlos of Spain's Queen was born in Athens on 2 November 1938, as the eldest daughter of King Paul I of Greece and Denmark and his wife, Frederica of Hanover. Sofía has a younger brother, King Constantine II of Greece…

Philippe, King of the Belgians 5th Anniversary on Throne

King Philippe celebrates his 5th Anniversary as monarch in Belgium on 21 July 2018. He was sworn in about one hour later following his father's abdication for health reasons. He took the constitutional oath before the combined chambers of parliament during his enthronement on 21 July 2013, as the 7th King of the Belgians. The…

Podcast: New York, Princely Twins & Vale Queen Fabiola

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's successful New York visit, Monaco welcomes Princely twins, Belgium farewells Queen Fabiola and more. This is our second-last show for 2014. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's USA Visit The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge included a visit to the National September 11 Memorial during their three-day visit. View…