New Swedish Princess Receives Name and Title

King Carl Gustaf has announced his youngest granddaughter's name and title at a Cabinet Meeting held in the Royal Palace on Monday, 12 March 2018. Crown Princess Victoria, the Speaker of the Riksdag Urban Ahlin, Prime Minister Stefan Löfven, and Mistress of the Robes Kirstine von Blixen-Finecke were also present. The Marshal of the Realm,…

New Baby Prince For Sweden

Princess Sofia of Sweden has given birth to her second son on Thursday, 31 August 2017, at 11.24 am at Danderyd Hospital in Stockholm. Prince Carl Philip was present throughout the birth. The Marshall of the Realm’s office reported both mother and baby are in good health.   Prins Carl Philip och Prinsessan Sofia har…

Grattis! Crown Princess Victoria Celebrates 40th Birthday

Stockholm was in a celebratory mood to celebrate their Crown Princess’s 40th birthday on 14 July 2017 with festivities taking place across the nation for two days. While 14 July is mostly known as Bastille Day, especially in France, it is celebrated as Victoria Day (Victoriadagen) in Sweden, in honour of the Crown Princess’ birthday.…

Crown Princess Victoria’s 40th Birthday Plans

The Swedish Royal Court has released new photos of Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden ahead of her 40th birthday on 14 July 2017. King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia’s eldest daughter Victoria Ingrid Alice Désirée, Princess of Sweden, Duchess of Vastergotland, was born on 14 July 1977 at the Karolinska Hospital in Stockholm. The…

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…