2009 saw a lot in the world of royalty. From wedding announcements and divorces, royal scandals and royal births, legal issues and attacks, this year certainly kept royals all over the world in the news.
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This year, as every year since 1956, the royals of Monaco invited the principality's children to the palace for a Christmas party. Prince Albert II, Princess Stephanie, and Princess Caroline took part in the annual gift giving.
Also at the event was Caroline's youngest daughter, Princess Alexandra of Hannover. Her elder children had participated in the Christmas Tree party when they were little, so now it was Alexandra's turn to go. This year was her first time at the party.
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The Swedish royal court announced today that Crown Princess Victoria and her fiance, Daniel Westling, have set up their own wedding foundation, which will combat youth alienation and promote good health.
The Crown Princess couple - as the two are called - have already given 100,000 Swedish kronor to form the foundation's capital. It will be registered sometime soon, and directors will be named around the same time.
According to the royal court, Victoria and Daniel would like anyone wishing Read more [...]
On Wednesday, Spain's Princess Letizia stopped by Handisport, an not-for-profit organization dedicated to helping the handicapped integrate socially through sports. Handisport is located in Llucmjaor on Read More »
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