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Who is Prince Hans-Adam II, the richest royal in Europe?

The Principality of Liechtenstein is one of the least known countries in Europe. Located between Austria and Switzerland, this micro-state has an area of roughly 62 square miles and a population of about 39,000. A mostly mountainous country, the principality is one of two doubly landlocked countries in the world (the other being Uzbekistan), meaning it has no access to a coastline and is…
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Spain

Queen Letizia speaks out on death of young girl which has horrified Spain

Queen Letizia has expressed her sorrow upon learning that the body of a six-year-old-girl, Olivia Gimeno, was recovered by police on Thursday, 10 of June off the coast of Tenerife. The Queen was speaking at the closing ceremony of the Santander WomenNow 2021 Convention on Friday, which convened female leaders from multiple industries to discuss gender equality. The Queen is honorary Chair of…
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Sweden

Princess Madeleine of Sweden turns 39

Princess Madeleine Thérèse Amelie Josephine of Sweden was born on June 10, 1982, at Drottningholm Palace. She is the youngest child of King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia. Her older sister is Crown Princess Victoria, and her brother is Prince Carl Philip. Princess…
Monaco

Andrea Casiraghi, eldest son of Princess Caroline of Hanover, celebrates 37th birthday

Andrea Casiraghi was born on 8 June 1984 in La Colle, Monaco, as the eldest child of Princess Caroline of Hanover and her second husband, Italian athlete Stefano Casiraghi. Stefano Casiraghi died tragically in a boating accident in 1990, aged 30. Princess Caroline decided that Andrea shouldn’t be given a title in order to lead a more normal life. After Stefano Casiraghi’s death…
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Features

Prince Amedeo, Duke of Aosta, has died aged 77

The House of Savoy has announced the death of Prince Amedeo, Duke of Aosta. The Duke underwent surgery on May 27 and died from a cardiac arrest earlier this morning in Arezzo. He is survived by his second wife, Silvia, and his three children from his first marriage: Prince…
Spain

King Felipe holds audience with President Luis Abinader of the Dominican Republic

This week, King Felipe carried out a series of engagements related to the 27th Annual Iberoamerican Heads of State and Government Conference, which took place on 21 April in Andorra. For 2021-22, the Dominican Republic has assumed the Presidency of the Iberoamerican Conference. The King received President Abinader of the Dominican Republic at the official guest house of the Spanish government…
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