Sunday, September 18, 2016

The Royal Recap of the Royals You Love: September 12-18, 2016


-Archduchess Michaela celebrated her 62nd birthday on Tuesday.

-Archduchess Monika, The Duchess of Santangelo celebrated her 62nd birthday on Tuesday.


-King Philippe, Queen Mathilde, Princess Elisabeth, The Duchess of Brabant, Prince Gabriel, Prince Emmanuel & Princess Eléonore participated in "Car-Free and open monument Sunday" on Sunday {Source}

-King Philippe & Queen Mathilde  toured the Auberge du Vivier intergenerational Center, visited the Galaxia, and attended a reception in their honor on Tuesday {Photos}. On Thursday the Royal pair attended the 10ième Soirée de Gala du Comité de Soutien Flandre Occidentale de la Fondation Roi Baudouin {Photos}.

-Queen Mathilde attended the 50th anniversary celebrations of The Horizons Neufs on Thursday {Photos}


-Crown Princess Mary attended opening of the 66th Session of World Health Organization Regional Committee for Europe on Monday {Photos}. On Tuesday, the future Danish Consort attended the 50th anniversary celebrations of the Dagcentret (Day Center) Strødammens om{Video}. On Wednesday, she officially opened the new Aabybro Skole (school) {Source}.

-Count Friedrich Richard Oscar Jefferson von Pfeil und Klein-Ellguth celebrated his 17th birthday on Wednesday.


-Prince Hubertus Michael of Saxe-Coburg und Gotha, Duke of Saxony celebrated his 41st birthday on Friday.

Great Britain

-Prince William. The Duke of Cambridge & Catherine, The Duchess of Cambridge visited the Stewards Academy School on Friday {Photos}

-The Prince Charles of Wales attended the New Zealand Somme Centenary Commemorations on Thursday {Source}

-The Prince Edward, The Earl of Wessex undertook an official visit to Chilie, where he met with the 14th Compañía de Bomberos de Santiago on Wednesday {Source}{Video}

-Prince William, The Duke of Cambridge held an audience with the Chairman, the Royal Foundation Taskforce on the Prevention of Cyberbullying on Tuesday {Source}. On Wednesday, he visited Caius House Youth Centre {Video}

-Prince Harry of Wales celebrated his 32nd birthday on Thursday.

-The Princess Anne, The Princess Royal. Peter Mark Andrew Philips, Autumn Patricia Kelly Philips, Zara Anne Elizabeth Philips Tindall, Michael James Tindall, Savannah Anne Kathleen Philips, Isla Elizabeth Phillips &Mia Grace Tindall attended the Whatley Manor Gatcombe Horse Trials on Sunday {Photos}

-Lord Frederick Windsor & Lady Fredrick Windsor celebrated their 7th wedding anniversary on Monday.


-King Constantine II of The Hellenes & Queen Anne-Marie celebrated their 52nd wedding anniversary on Sunday.

-Crown Princess Marie-Chantal celebrated her 48th birthday on Saturday.

-Prince Odysseas-Kimon celebrated his 12th birthday on Saturday.


-Talal Al-Saleh celebrated his 27th birthday on Monday


-Prince Albert II attended the opening of the 41st International Congress of the Mediterranean Commission on Monday {Photos}. On Wednesday, Monaco's sovreign Prince inaugurated the descending tunnel that connects the Boulevard du Jardin Exotique to boulevard Rainier III called Prince Albert II Tunnel {Photos}.

-Princess Caroline of Hanover inaugurated a new exhibition by Mr. Karl Stengel on Thursday {Video}.

-Charlotte Marie Pomeline Casiraghi attended the opening of the exhibition Echos  on Friday {Photos}.

-Camille Marie Kelly Gottlieb attended “Chicken Dance Show”’s “Back to the 80s”Night in honor of Fight Aids Monaco, where she accepted a check for 10 Million Euros on behalf of Fight Aids Monaco on Saturday {Photos}

The Netherlands

-Queen Maxima  visited the Explosieven Opruimingsdienst Defensie and took part in European Money Week by visiting two Money/Ways classes on Tuesday{Photos}{Photos}. On Wednesday, the Dutch Queen attended the finals of the 10th Edition of the Postcode Lottery Green Challenge {Photos}


-Crown Prince Haakon officially opened the Children's book Festival 2016 on Thursday {Source}


-Queen Letizia  inaugurated the school year by visiting the Centro Educativo de Infantil y Primaria Ginés Morataon Wednesday {Source}. On Thursday, the Spanish consort celebrated her 44th birthday.

-Don Fernando Humberto Gómez-Acebo y de Borbón celebrated his 42nd birthday on Tuesday.

-Doña María Sofía Emilia Carmen Zurita y de Borbón celebrated her 41st birthday on Friday.

-Fernando Fitz-James Stuart de Solís, 15th Duke of Huéscar  celebrated his 26th birthday on Wednesday.


-King Carl XVI Gustaf, Queen Siliva, Crown Princess Victoria, Prince Daniel, Prince Carl Philip, Princess Sofia & Princess Madeleine attended the opening of the Riksdag on Tuesday {Source}.

-King Carl XVI Gustaf, Queen Silvia, Crown Princess Victoria, Prince Daniel Prince Carl Philip & Princess Sofia attended the 2016 Sverigemiddag on Friday {Photos}.

-Queen Silvia & Princess Madeleine held an audience with Enna and her parents who's Min Stora Dag (My Big Day) wish was to meet them on Monday {Source}.Enna is seven years old and Min Stora Dag is the Swedish equivalent to Make-A-Wish in the US, and Princess Madeleine is patron of the Swedish organization.

-Prince Daniel visited the Hummelstaskolen on Monday {Photos}. On Thursday, the future Swedish Prince Consort celebrated his 43rd birthday.

-Prince Carl Philip opened the exhibition, Vinnare och förlorare i svensk natur on Monday {Source}.

-Princess Madeleine attended a ‘Thank you Gala’ of the World Childhood Foundation on Friday {Photos}.

-Countess Gunnila Märtha Louise Wachtmeister af Johannishus Bernadotte died at the age of 93 on Monday {Source}. In a statement, King Carl XVI Gustaf said:

"Gunnila Bernadotte was married to my uncle Count Carl Johan. She was very much appreciated, close and faithful friend of our family and leave us in great loss."

UPDATE: there will be a private funeral held for Countess Gunnila Bernadotte on 29 September with King Carl XVI Gustaf, Queen Silvia, Crown Princess Victoria, Prince Daniel, Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia in attendance.