Sunday, April 26, 2015

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, a brother-in-law and two sisters-in-law, as well as many nieces and nephews{Source}:

  1. Princess Alexia (1965)
    1. Mr. Carlos Morales Quintana(1970)
      1. Miss Arrietta Morales y de Grecia (2002)
      2. Miss Ana María Morales y de Grecia (2003)
      3. Master Carlos Morales y de Grecia (2005)
      4. Miss Amelia Morales y de Grecia (2007)
  2. Crown Prince Pavlos (1967)
    1. Crown Princess Marie-Chantal (1968)
      1. Princess Maria-Olympia of Greece and Denmark (1996)
      2. Prince Constantine-Alexios of Greece and Denmark (1998)
      3. Prince Achileas-Andreas of Greece and Denmark (2000)
      4. Prince Odysseus-Kimon of Greece and Denmark (2004)
      5. Prince Aristidis-Stavros of Greece and Denmark (2008)
  3. Prince Nikolas (1969)
  4. Princess Theodora (1983)

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

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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