It is kind of difficult to believe that Princess Ingrid Alexandra is turning 10 this year. I remember when she was born – I was studying history at the time – and I had a lecture I had to be at… and got up to the university and back from the lecture just in time… Continue reading Happy 10th birthday Ingrid Alexandra
The twins are growing up. Prince Vincent and Princess Josephine turned three years to day. The Danish court released these pictures for the occasion. This lovely photo, with both of them, is probably my favorite. It feels a lot less airbrushed and more spontaneous than what we might normally see from the Danish court.
After much speculations in the press around the performing artists and the security cost, The Palace reveals details around Crown Prince Haakon’s birthday celebrations. Since he is a huge fan of music, Crown Princess Mette-Marit has set the celebrations up so that there will be a music festival at Skaugum for two days. The guests as well… Continue reading Crown Prince Haakon’s birthday celebrations
It’s only six months until I turn 30.
Inhrid Alexandra turns 7 today, and the Norwegian court has, true to tradition, released some pictures. See: http://www.kongehuset.no/c27217/nyhet/vis.html?tid=89213 Some of the pictures are from the shoot they did with NRK before Christmas, while others are the product of her parents’ fondness for photography. (If you recall, some of the first pictures of Ingrid Alexandra released… Continue reading Ingrid Alexandra 7 years old
December 2010 28 – Claire Windsor, Countess of Ulster (1977) 28 – King/Sheikh Hamad ibn Isa Al Khalifah of Bahrain (1949) 28 – Princess Antoinette of Monaco, Baroness of Massy (1920) 29 – Princess Kako of Akishino [Japan] (1994) 29 – Angelica Kreuger (1986) 31 – Carlos Morales Quintana (1970) January 2011 1 – Nicolas… Continue reading This week’s royal birthdays: December 27 – January 2
20 – Ashi Dorji Wangmo Wangchuck of Bhutan (1955) 20 – Ashi Tshering Pem Wangchuck of Bhutan (1957) 20 – Princess Akiko of Mikasa [Japan] (1981) 20 – Infanta Elena of Spain, Duchess of Lugo (1963) 23 – Prince Ali bin Al Hussein of Jordan (1975) 23 – Emperor Akihito of Japan (1933) 23 –… Continue reading This week’s royal birthdays: December 20-26
13 – Prince Aymeric of Belgium (2005) 13 – Prince Nicolas of Belgium (2005) 14 – Princess Olimpia Preslavska of Bulgaria (1995) 16 – Prince Lorenz of Belgium, Archduke of Austria-Este (1955) 17 –James, Viscount Severn (2007)
6 – Pablo Urdangarín y de Borbón (2000) 6 – Prince Nikolaus of Liechtenstein (2000) 7 – Princess Bajrakitiyabha of Thailand (1978) 7 – Princess Catharina-Amalia of the Netherlands (2003) 8 – Archduke Imre of Austria (1985) 9 – Crown Princess Srirasmi of Thailand (1971) 9 – Prince Joachim of Belgium, Archduke of Austria-Este (1991)… Continue reading This Week’s royal birthdays: December 6-12