Romania

Romanian royals attended concert and book launch commemorating King Michael I

Wednesday of this week Her Majesty Margareta, custodian of the crown of Romania and her husband Prince Radu attended a ceremony where a new book about King Michael was presented. A large audience took part in the event. Following the book-launch, a short concert was held in memory of the king. Camelia Csiki, co-author of the book and historian spoke about the new book together with Corinthian…
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Her Majesty Margareta, Custodian of the Crown, voted as Romania's most influential woman

On Thursday evening, the Romanian Forbes Woman 2018 Gala was held in Bucharest. During this event, Her Majesty Margareta, the Custodian of the Romanian Crown, received the accolade of Romania’s most influential woman in 2018. The award was given to Her Majesty in recognition for her activity in promoting Romania to the world and its sustained efforts to build and consolidate a healthy…
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Romania reinstates the crown in their coat of arms

The Republic of Romania has re-established the old royal crown as a symbol in several of the state’s institutions; this went into effect from 1 January this year. The most significant change is the nation’s coat of arms. The crown will also be present on all the nation’s coins and banknotes printed from 2018. All other graphics and security features will remain unchanged on the…
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A list of confirmed royals attending King Michael of Romania's funeral

His Late Majesty King Michael of Romania died on 5 December at his home in Switzerland after years of ill health. He was 96. His body is due to arrive in Romania on 13 December where it will lie in state. The funeral will take place on 16 December at the Patriarchal Cathedral in Bucharest. He will be buried later that day at Curtea de Arges beside his wife, Queen Anne who died last year. The…
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