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A special birthday for one of Europe's newest princesses

Saturday was a special day for the Greek royal family. The newest Greek princess turned 35 years old. Princess Nina, married to Prince Philippos, celebrated her birthday with her new family in Greece. Princess Nina is a daughter in law of King Constantine and Queen Anne Marie of Greece. The public got a sneak peek of how the day was celebrated. The princess shared some photographs of her…
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King Constantine discharged from hospital

King Constantine of Greece has been as discharged from the “Attikon” Hospital where he was being treated for coronavirus. King Constantine was admitted on January 8 to the hospital after testing positive for the new Omicron strain of the virus. King Constantine…
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King Constantine II of Greece admitted to hospital with Covid-19

The former King of Greece, Constantine II, is being treated in a hospital after contracting Covid-19. Constantine, who was King of Greece from 1964 to 1973, is fully vaccinated against coronavirus. He was first admitted to hospital on January 8 and is said to be in good health. The 83-year-old was last in hospital just under a month ago when he was found to have had a stroke. He…
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What happened to the Greek monarchy?

Greece is a democratic republic that carefully balances a history that dates back to the 12th century BC and a push for modernisation. But if we take a look back about 55 years, we would see a much different picture. Following the tragedy that was World War II…
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Queen Margrethe and Prince Joachim attend funeral of former Court Marshall

The Danish and Greek royal family said a final goodbye to former Danish Court Marshal Søren Haslund-Christensen last Saturday when both Queen Margrethe and Prince Joachim attended his funeral. Queen Margrethe and Prince Joachim arrived separately at the funeral, and both met the former court marshal’s widow with a warm and compassionate embrace. Queen Margrethe and Prince Joachim…
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Queen Anne-Marie of Greece marks 75th birthday

On Monday, Queen Anne-Marie of Greece turned 75. The Queen celebrated her birthday in private at the royal couple’s home in Porto Heli, Greece, with parts of her Greece and Danish family. Queen Anne-Marie of Greece was celebrated throughout the day by her husband…
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Crown Prince Pavlos and Crown Princess Marie-Chantal express sorrow and gratitude in Instagram posts for Greek fires

Many countries in the Mediterranean are burning, scorched by record high temperatures, and the many fires consuming the land threaten to become worse by the second as winds pick up and spread them. Greece has been one of the most affected countries, registering an average of 43 C° (or 109.4 degrees Fahrenheit) over the last week. Bushfires are menacing one of the most important…
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