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European Royals

European royals’ year in review: April through June


© Cour Grand-Ducale/Claude Piscitelli

We are continuing to look back at the royal year for the European royals with a look at the articles during the months of April through June.

April:

Princess Caroline and her children attend the annual Monaco Rose Ball.

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Crown Prince Couple of Serbia open tourist season for Royal Palace.

EXCLUSIVE: Prince Louis and Princess Tessy divorce official.

Picture by Pete Maclaine / i-Images

Crown Prince Haakon meets the King of Tonga

King Juan Carlos undergoes surgery for skin cancer

Luxembourg’s Grand Duke Jean hospitalised

Happy birthday, Prince Alexander! See the new birthday image released today

Josefine Persson/Royal Court, Sweden

Princess Isabella of Denmark celebrates 12th birthday

Photo: Crown Princess Mary

Grand Duke Jean of Luxembourg’s health significantly worsens

Spanish Royal Family attends Easter Mass at Majorca

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Grand Duke Jean of Luxembourg dies at the age of 98

The late Grand Duke pictured in a photo released for his 98th birthday in January. © Grand Ducal Court / Vic Fischbach

Surprise! The Duchess of Brabant joins her father King Philippe on visit to firefighters of Brussels

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May:

King Harald visits Marker and Skiptvet

Grand Duke Jean of Luxembourg’s funeral takes place

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New photos released for Prince Henrik of Denmark’s 10th birthday

HRH Princess Marie

Queen Máxima visits Make-A-Wish Foundation

MAKE-A-WISH NEDERLAND

Crown Princess Couple of Sweden conclude Vietnam visit

Crown Princess Mette-Marit hosts “literature metro” in Oslo

Crown Princess Mette-Marit during her literature metro in 2019. Photo: Oskar Aanmoen / Royal Central

King Albert of Belgium ordered to pay 5,000 euros a day

Norway’s Royal Family celebrates National Day

Oskar Aanmoen/Royal Central

Princess Tessy receives honorary doctorate from Paris College of Art

Princess Olympia of Greece and Denmark graduates from NYU

King Juan Carlos of Spain is retiring from public life

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King Felipe’s aunt, Infanta Pilar, diagnosed with cancer

Photo by Oscar Gonzalez / i-Images

King Albert II agrees to take a DNA-test in paternity case

June:

A nod to Princess Grace as Charlotte Casiraghi weds Dimitri Rassam in Monaco

King Juan Carlos bows out of public life

Princess Madeleine launches her children’s book

Princess Estelle and Prince Oscar of Sweden wish everyone a happy National Day!

Linda Broström, The Royal Court of Sweden

New images released for Prince Joachim of Denmark’s 50th birthday

Photo: Steen Brogaard/Kongehuset

See the new photos released for Prince Nicolas of Sweden’s birthday

Photo: HRH Princess Madeleine

The Queen invests King Felipe and King Willem-Alexander as Supernumerary Knights of the Order of the Garter

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Prince Amedeo and Princess Elisabetta of Belgium expecting their second child

Personal footage shot by Princess Grace revealed in new documentary

Queen Sonja meets Queen Maud in the new exhibition at the Royal Palace in Oslo

PHOTO: OSKAR AANMOEN / ROYAL CENTRAL

Grand Ducal Family celebrates Luxembourg’s National Day

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The Duchess of Brabant speaks to the press for the first time during Unicef visit

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About author

Brittani is from Tennessee, USA. She is a political scientist and historian after graduating with a degree in the topics from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, in December 2014. She also holds a master's degree from Northeastern University. She enjoys reading and researching all things regarding the royals of the world. Her love of royals began in middle school, and she's been researching, reading, and writing on royalty for over a decade. She became Europe Editor in October 2016, and then Deputy Editor in January 2019, and has been featured on several podcasts, radio shows, news broadcasts and websites.