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Princess Benedikte: "We should not dress in a very expensive and extravagant outfit"

Princess Benedikte of Denmark is revealing many of her life stories and opinions in a new biography, Benedikte – A Royal Princess, and one of them is she thinks royal women spend too much on clothing. The Princess, who is one of Queen Margrethe’s younger sisters, turned 75 on Monday. The book was released to commemorate the occasion and is written by journalist Anne Sofie Kragh. It…
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Princess Isabella of Denmark celebrates 12th birthday

Princess Isabella of Denmark, the second child of Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary, celebrates her 12th birthday today. Images have been released to mark the occasion this morning by the Royal Danish House. They were taken by her mother, Crown Princess Mary. The three photos show the Princess outdoors, and in one image, she’s seen with the family’s beloved dog. Photo: Crown…
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Queen Margrethe to visit Estonia for 800th anniversary of Danish flag

Queen Margrethe will pay a visit to Estonia in June, the Royal House announced, in conjunction with the 800th anniversary of the Danish Flag. The Queen will visit Tallinn, the Estonian capital, on 15 June. The capital shares a mythical connection to Denmark and its flag, known as the Dannebrog. On that date 800 years ago, according to the Royal House, “According to the legend, Dannebrog…
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Europe’s lucky number sevens: baby Sussex’s counterparts in the line of succession

When Baby Sussex is born in a few weeks time, he or she will be seventh in line to the British throne. They are not the only royals to hold the lucky number seven position in a line of succession. Let’s take a look at Baby Sussex’s counterparts in their lines of succession. Belgium: Archduchess Anna Astrid, 2 – Anna Astrid is the only child of Prince Amedeo and Princess…
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