HistoryHistoryNorway

Finding Queen Maud in Oslo

This year, it is 150 years since Norway’s Queen Maud was born. This is marked by Royal Central with several articles where we look at the life of the British princess who married a Danish prince and ended up as a Norwegian queen. In Oslo today, the city that Maud once called her home, we can find many traces of the queen. Take a look at some of them here, so if you visit Oslo sometime in the…
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HistoryHistoryNorway

The lost tiara of Queen Maud

This year, it is 150 years since the Norwegian Queen Maud was born in London. Much has been written about the queen who was elected to be monarch together with her husband as a new Norwegian royal couple in an independent Norway in 1905. When Queen Maud came to Norway, she…
Romania

Margareta, Custodian of the Romanian Crown, attacked by Russian government

Her Majesty Margareta, Custodian of the Romanian Crown, has been attacked by the Russian government. The Russian embassy in Romania issued a negative statement on the Romanian royals following Margareta’s warning on Russian aggression in Europe. It was Thursday last week that Her Majesty held a reception for the Diplomatic Corps of Romania. His Royal Highness Prince Radu aslo attended.
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Sweden

Swedish Royal Family attends Global Child Forum

On Wednesday, members of the Swedish Royal Family attended a major event regarding the Global Child Forum at the Royal Palace in Stockholm. The event in the Bernadotte Library was attended by His Majesty King Carl XVI Gustaf, Her Majesty Queen Silvia and Their Royal…
Serbia

Serbia’s Crown Prince Couple donate new ambulance

Crown Prince Alexander and Crown Princess Katherine of Serbia visited last week the Serbian city of Krusevac to deliver a new ambulance to the Emergency Department of the Health Center in the city. “This is a gift from our heart to this Health Center and for all the doctors, nurses and technicians who are heroes that work here”, said Crown Princess Katherine when she visited the city of…
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Spain

Queen Letizia opens Goya exhibit

Queen Letizia of Spain opened a brand new exhibition on the Spanish artist Goya earlier this week. Queen Letizia presided over the opening ceremony of the exhibition, which offers a chronological tour of Goya’s work and includes several of his drawings. The Spanish…
European Royals

No government celebrations for Prince Hans Adam's anniversary as head of state

There will be no government celebrations for Liechtenstein’s monarch, His Royal Highness Prince Hans Adam II this year. The ruling monarch of one of the world’s smallest independent nations has been the official head of state for 30 years this year, but it has now been decided that this will not be celebrated. The decision came from Prince Hans Adam himself who explicitly did not want…
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