Royal Birthday: Queen Sonja of Norway

Queen Sonja of Norway celebrates her 82nd Birthday on Thursday, 4 July 2019 and her daughter posts a special message on Instagram. However, Queen Sonja has a very busy schedule as she will visit a festival at Helgeland and open the Helgelandstrappa (Helgeland Stairs) this weekend. On Monday, 8 July 2019, Queen Sonja will be…

Royal Birthday: Princess Märtha Louise of Norway

Norway's Princess Märtha Louise celebrated her 47th birthday on Saturday, 22 September 2018. Princess Märtha Louise is currently fourth in the line of succession to the Norwegian throne, following her brother Crown Prince Haakon and his two children, Princess Ingrid Alexandra and Prince Sverre Magnus. King Harald V and Queen Sonja's eldest child, Princess Märtha…

Crown Prince Haakon: Hair Today, Gone …

Crown Prince Haakon's hair-raising stunt surprised guests during a gala dinner celebrating his parents 80th birthday on 9 May. Princess Märtha Louise and the Crown Prince (still wearing his beard) paid tribute to their parents during their speech. - Vi er veldig glad i dere, sa Prinsesse Märtha Louise og Kronprins Haakon i talen til…

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…

King Harald’s Sausage Party at Skimuseet

Over one hundred young cross-country skiers joined the Royal Family for the celebrations at the Skimuseet on Saturday, 11 march 2017, as part of the Holmenkollen Ski Festival. The Pølsefest (sausage festival) was held in honour of King Harald's 80th birthday at the Skimuseet (Ski Museum). Two skiungdommen representatives, Lars Young Vik from Vestre Aker…

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…

Norway’s Princess Ingrid Alexandra Begins Her Teenage Years

Norway's Princess Ingrid Alexandra celebrated her 13th birthday on Saturday, 21 January 2017, beginning her teenage years. Princess Ingrid Alexandra, who is second in line to the Norwegian throne, after her father Crown Prince Haakon, was born 21 January 2004, at Rikshospitalet University Hospital in Oslo. The Princess was christened in the Palace Chapel by…

King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden’s 70th Birthday Celebrations

King Carl Gustaf's 70th Birthday was celebrated in style in Stockholm on 30 April 2016. Festivities had already kicked off on Monday, 25 April, with various events including banquets, a night at the opera, military parades and carriage processions. European royalty also participated in the celebrations throughout the day including Denmark's Queen Margrethe II, Crown…