Tuesday, April 30, 2013

Royal Profile:Don Miguel Urdangarín y Bórbon

Don Miguel de Todos los Santos Urdangarín y Bórbon was born 30 April 2002, the third son of the Duchess and Duke of Palma de Mallorca, Infanta Cristina of Spain and Iñaki Urdangarín. 

Seven weeks after his birth at Barcelona's Teknon Clinic, the young royal was baptized on 23 June 2002 in the chapel of the city's Palace of Zarzuela. His godparents are:
  •  The Prince of Austrias (maternal uncle)
  •  Infanta Elena, Duchess of Lugo (maternal aunt) 
  •  Lucía Urdangarín (paternal aunt)

He lives with his parents and two older brothers and younger sister in Barcelona. Previously, the family spent a few years residing in Washington, DC. 

He was educated at the Carles Riba preschool before moving to Washington, DC in 2009. Since the family's return to Spain in 2011, he attends the same school as his brothers, The French School. 
During  where he was enrolled in the and will subsequently join his older brothers at the French School. In early April 2013, his father was offered a new position in Qatar, it is unclear at this point, whether or not Princess Christina and her children will join him there at the end of this school year{Source}.

He is presently 10th in line for the Spanish throne.

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