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: Crown Princess Katherine of Serbia

Crown Princess Katherine of Serbia celebrates her 74th birthday on 13 November 2018. The Royal Palace in Belgrade announced Crown Princess Katherine will be celebrating her birthday with her immediate family and has thanked well-wishers who sent birthday cards. Serbia’s Crown Princess was born Katherine Clairy Batis in Athens, Greece, on 13 November 1943. She…

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…

Portrait of Prince Philip At Windsor Castle

Buckingham Palace has released a new portrait of Prince Philip Duke of Edinburgh on 11 December 2017, painted by Australian-born artist Ralph Heimans. The portrait which was painted in the year of Prince Philip’s retirement is on display at the Museum of National History at Frederiksborg Castle in Denmark. The Duke is standing in the…

King Harald and Queen Sonja’s 80th Birthday Celebrations

Royalty from all over Europe, family friends and Norwegian officials celebrated King Harald V and Queen Sonja’s joint birthday celebrations at the Royal Palace in Oslo on Tuesday, 9 May. Queen Margrethe, Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary had arrived aboard the Royal Yacht Dannebrog in Oslo. Sophie Countess of Wessex represented Queen Elizabeth…

European Royalty Farewells Prince Richard

Members of European royal families attended the funeral of Prince Richard, held on Tuesday, 21 March 2016, at 2.00 pm at the Evangelische Stadtkirche Bad Berleburg. Embed from Getty Images HH Prince Richard’s son and heir, Prince Gustav, walked behind his father’s coffin, draped in the family’s flag, during the procession from the family home…