Prince Joachim Celebrates 50th Birthday

Queen Margrethe II of Denmark is hosting a private dinner at Amalienborg to celebrate Prince Joachim's 50th birthday, with family and friends. Prince Joachim Holger Waldemar Christian was born at 4.30 am on 7 June 1969 at the Rigshospitalet in Copenhagen, weighing in at 3.520 kg (7 pounds and 12 ounces) and 52 cm (about…

Royal Birthday: Grand Duke Jean of Luxembourg

The Grand-Ducal Court of Luxembourg has released a new photo to mark Grand Duke Jean’s 98th birthday on Saturday, 5 January 2018. Grand Duke Jean is the world’s oldest and longest-living former monarch, and only about six months older than Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh. He reigned Luxembourg from 12 November 1964, when his…

Grand Duke Jean of Luxembourg Celebrates 97th Birthday

Grand Duke Jean of Luxembourg, Duke of Nassau, celebrated his 97th Birthday, as the world's oldest and the longest-living current or former monarch. He reigned from 1964 until his abdication in 2000. The Grand Ducal Court of Luxembourg has released six photos to mark Grand Duke Jean’s 97th Birthday, including one featuring three generations. He…

Prince Felix’s Confirmation

HH Prince Felix's Confirmation

Denmark’s Prince Felix was confirmed in the Fredensborg Palace Chapel on Saturday, 1 April 2017 during a service led by the Royal Chaplain Erik Norman Svensden. Prince Felix’s parents, Prince Joachim and Alexandra, Countess of Frederiksborg, and his stepmother Princess Marie, his older brother Nikolai, younger brother Prince Henrik and little sister Princess Athena, were…