Saturday, April 26, 2014

Royal Profile: Prince Philippos of Greece & Denmark

Prince Philippos of Greece & Denmark was born 26 April 1986 as the third son and youngest child of King Constantine and Queen Anne-Marie of Greece {Source}. He has two older brothers and two older sisters{Source}:

  • Princess Alexia (1965)
  • Crown Prince Pavlos (1967)
  • Prince Nikolas (1969)
  • Princess Theodora (1983)

He was born while the family was in exile in London, England.His godparents were Prince Philip, The Duke of Edinburgh (his 1st cousin 1x removed) & Princess Diana of Wales (his 2nd cousin in law) {Source}

He spent the majority of his education at the Hellenic College of London (1992-2002, GCSE){Source}. He also attended United World College in New Mexico, USA before attendingGeorgetown University, where he studied foreign relations {Source}.

He is a member of the board of directors of the Anna Maria Foundation, along side his mother (president) and siblings{Source}

He has a passion for almost everything. He is an avid sportsman, especially when it comes to roller blading, swimming, and Football (he supports UK's Arsenal and the Greek Club Panathinaikos) {Source}. He also enjoys computers, history, and music.

He is presently 8th in line for the deposed Greek throne, after his two elder brothers, three nephews, and a niece.

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