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Prince Daniel, Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia attend Sweden’s Sports Gala

Prince Daniel, the husband of Crown Princess Victoria, together with Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia attended Monday evening the annual Swedish Sports Gala at the Ericsson Globe in Stockholm. During the gala, Prince Carl Philip presented the Radio Sports’ Jerring Award which this year went to Swedish athlete Tove Alexandersson who in 2019 took five World Cup golds. The winner of the…
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Swedish Royals mourn singer Marie Fredriksson

In what should be a week of celebrations, devastating news has reached the Swedish Royal Family. Marie Fredriksson, one of Sweden’s greatest singers both solo and as part of the group “Roxette” has passed away at the age of 61. Ms. Fredriksson had long been…
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Sweden's Princess Christina in search of the grandmother she never knew

Princess Christina, sister of King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden, has written a book about their paternal grandmother to mark the centenary of her death. And she’s had some very royal help – her cousins, Queen Margrethe II and Princess Benedikte of Denmark have been involved in the project, too. ‘She was Called Daisy’ will tell the story of Princess Margaret of Connaught who…
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Queen Silvia of Sweden on retirement

There’s good news for all of us who have a bit of a soft spot for Queen Silvia of Sweden. The royal, who turns 75 next week, has promised she has no plans to retire. The confirmation that we’ll be seeing a lot more of Silvia in the future came in an interview with Swedish media outlet TT ahead of her milestone birthday. Silvia says that as long as she is able to carry on working…
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