Royal Birthday: Princess Madeleine of Sweden

Grattis på födelsedagen! Princess Madeleine celebrates her 37th birthday on Monday, 10 June 2019, sharing her birthday with Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh who turns 98. The youngest daughter of King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia, Madeleine Thérèse Amelie Josephine, Princess of Sweden, Duchess of Hälsingland and Gästrikland, was born in 1982 at Drottningholm…

Podcast: 93rd Birthday, ANZAC Day, Grand Duke Jean & Donald Trump

Easter Sunday coincides with Queen Elizabeth’s 93rd birthday, Anzac Day Commemorations, Grand Duke Jean of Luxembourg’s passing and Queen Elizabeth invites the US President and the First Lady for a state visit. Happy Birthday Your Majesty Buckingham Palace's tribute with images of Queen Elizabeth from each decade of her life. Happy 93rd birthday to Her…

Royal Easter Greetings, 2019

Easter celebrations vary among Europe's royal families, including painting eggs, centuries-old traditions, a message for all Christians and a photo on Instagram. Easter Greeting from Marselisborg Palace Queen Margrethe paints Easter eggs at Marselisborg Palace in Aarhus during the days leading up to Easter. During the early 1970s, Queen Margrethe and Prince Henrik began a…

Podcast: Commonwealth Day, Texas & Amalienborg Celebrates 225 Years

The Commonwealth Day Service at Westminster Abbey, Crown Princess Victoria celebrates her Name Day, Crown Princess Mary in Texas and Amalienborg Palace celebrates 225 years. Name Days in Sweden If you're in Sweden, you can celebrate your Name Day, like Crown Princess Victoria, as well as your birthday. We explain why King Carl XVI Gustaf's…