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Queen Anne of Romania has died

Romania’s former royal house has confirmed that Queen Anne of Romania, the wife of Romania’s last monarch, King Michael I, has died today at 1.45 PM at the age of 92. Crown Princess Margareta, Prince Radu, Princess Helen, Princess Sophie and Princess Marie were at the Queen’s bedside. Queen Anne was born as Princess Anne Antoinette Françoise Charlotte Zita Marquerite of…
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Crown Prince and Princess of Norway Attend Memorials 5 Years After Terror Attack

Crown Prince Haakon and Crown Princess Mette-Marit of Norway attended events today to mark 5 years since the tragic terror attacks in 2011. Embed from Getty Images At 9:30am CEST, the Crown Prince and Princess were present at the commemoration in the government quarter of Oslo, where the first attack took place. The Norwegian Prime Minister, Erna Solberg, spoke at the memorial and said…
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How Mary Met Fred: Olympics and Royal Love Stories

When one thinks about the Olympics, love stories are not the first thing that comes to mind. Rather, the international event springs to mind fierce competitions, medals, country pride, and history. There are quite a few royals who have met their future spouses at the Olympic…

Who is Stéphanie, Hereditary Grand Duchess of Luxembourg?

The latest issue of “Who Is?” focuses on Her Royal Highness Stéphanie, Hereditary Grand Duchess of Luxembourg. She was bornCountess Stéphanie Marie Claudine Christine de Lannoy toCount Philippe de Lannoy andCountess Alix de Lannoy on 18 February 1984, inRonse, Belgium. Theyoungest of eight children, she grew up on her family estate in Anvaing in…
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Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel raise awareness about childhood obesity

Sweden’s Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel recently gave an interview in which they addressed the issue of childhood obesity in Sweden. This is a particular concern for the royal couple, who are themselves parents to 4 year-old Princess Estelle and 3 month-old Prince Oscar. According to the statistics, Swedes consume an average of about 15 kilograms of sweets per person annually.
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