King Harald and Queen Sonja To Attend Lillehammer Anniversary

King Harald and Queen Sonja will visit Lillehammer on Saturday, 16 February, to mark the 25th Anniversary of the Winter Olympics and Paralympics. The King had declared the Olympic Games open in 1994 and Crown Prince Haakon had lit the cauldron during the Opening Ceremony. Russia won a total of 23 medals, including 11 Gold,…

Royal Birthday: King Juan Carlos of Spain

Spain’s former monarch, King Juan Carlos, celebrates his 81st birthday on Saturday, 5 January 2019. 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…

Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark Celebrates 50th Birthday

Crown Prince Frederik celebrated his 50th Birthday on 26 May 2018, with a series of celebrations in Denmark and two new official photos. Crown Prince Frederik, the eldest son of Princess (later Queen) Margrethe and Prince Henrik of Denmark, was born at Rigshospitalet the Copenhagen University Hospital in Copenhagen, on 26 May 1968. He was…

King Felipe VI of Spain

Felipe VI ascended the throne on 19 June 2014 when his father King Juan Carlos I abdicated and made his first state visit to Great Britain in 2017. Did you know he also competed at the Barcelona Olympic Games in 1992? Find out more about King Felipe who celebrates his birthday on 30 January. Early…

King Harald V Celebrates 80th Birthday

King Harald V of Norway celebrates another milestone with his 80th birthday on Tuesday, 21 February 2017, but he has no plans to abdicate. According to a report in Norway Today, King Harald and Queen Sonja are spending their winter holidays with family, including their grandchildren in an undisclosed location. Only Crown Princess Mette-Marit's son…

Podcast: Royal Childhood, Danish Royal Family & More Photobombs!

Check out the new exhibition on at Buckingham Palace, the Danish Royal Family on holidays, more photobombing at the Commonwealth Games, royal athletes, and more. More Royal Photobombs Last week, it was Her Majesty the Queen. This week, Prince Harry photobombs New Zealand team members. Now Prince William has a turn with cyclist, Sir Chris…