On May 17, 1971, the soon to be Princess Máxima of the Netherlands was born to Jorge and María Zorreguieta in Buenos Aires, Argentina and by all accounts she had a wonderful childhood. Upon graduating from the Pontificia Universidad Católica in Argentina, where she majored in Economics, the intelligent and vivacious Ms. Zorreguieta quickly found a job… Read More A Happy Early Birthday to H.R.H. Princess Máxima of the Netherlands!
If you haven’t heard by now there is a new documentary film entitled, Unlawful Killing, by some British actor dude named, Keith Allen (who is apparently the father of uber-annoying singer, Lily Allen.) The documentary “…focuses partly on the 2007/8 inquest into Diana’s death and [Mr. Allen] argues the British press failed to properly reflect… Read More A New Documentary About the Death of Diana, Princess of Wales Annoys Everyone at the Cannes Film Festival
On Wednesday May 11, 2011, two devastating earthquakes — one measuring a 4.4, the other a 5.1 on the Richter scale — struck Lorca, Spain just 3 hours south of Valencia. These devastating quakes left nine dead, hundreds injured, and many buildings as well as homes in shambles. This afternoon, there was a funeral Mass… Read More T.R.H.s Prince Felipe and Princess Letizia of Asturias Attend a Mass for the Victims of Wednesday’s Deadly Earthquake in Lorca, Spain
H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco has been a busy little beaver these past few weeks and this afternoon, May 12, there was no time for rest and relaxation. The prince was in Arles, France to “…attend the arrival of the Canigou Flame during the European congres of traditions and Saint-Jean Fire…” He also had… Read More H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco Chillin’ in Arles, France
On May 12, 2011, H.R.H. Princess Letizia of Asturias met with members of the Spanish Association Against Cancer (AECC) in Madrid, Spain. Here is a summary of the event according to the official website for the royal house of Spain, Casa De Su Majestad El Rey: H.R.H. Princess Letizia of Asturias held a working meeting with… Read More H.R.H. Princess Letizia of Asturias Meets with Members of the Spanish Association Against Cancer
According to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan (MOFA), H.R.H. Prince Guillaume, The Hereditary Grand Duke of Luxembourg will visit Japan starting on May 14-18, 2011. It was also noted that the prince will: … visit, Their Majesties the Emperor and the Empress of Japan will invite H.R.H. Prince Guillaume to the Imperial Palace… Read More H.R.H. Prince Guillaume, The Hereditary Grand Duke of Luxembourg to Visit Japan
Several additions as well as new information regarding the upcoming princely wedding in Monaco was released this morning via the Palais Princier de Monaco. According to the Palais Princier de Monaco, H.S.H. Prince Albert II and his fiancée, Charlene Wittstock, have decided that the band, The Eagles, will be one of the entertainment groups who… Read More New Information About the Upcoming Princely Wedding in Monaco: UPDATES!!
On May 11, 2011, H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco participated in a well-known event “… honoring the military guards of La Force Publique…” This ceremony, which was held in the courtyard of the Palais Princier de Monaco, essentially honors the members of His Serene Highness’s Corps des Sapeurs-Pompiers and Compagnie des Carabiniers du Prince (those who serve him… Read More H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco Honors the Military Guards of La Force Publique
Hot off his trip to sexy Brazil, on May 10, 2011, H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco had an arduous and otherwise boring day filled with official duties. So what did he do? Well, he met with three VIP officials, from around the world, whereupon each of them presented the prince with letters of credence… Read More H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco Meets with Various Officials and Remains Bored While Doing So
On May 9, 2011, H.R.H. Princess Caroline of Hanover, H.S.H. The Hereditary Princess of Monaco attended the Chanel fashion show in Cap d’Antibes, France. Accompanied by her youngest daughter, H.R.H. Princess Alexandra of Hanover, the royal duo supported Princess Caroline’s closest friend, fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld, when he showcased his designs for Chanel , “…as… Read More H.R.H. Princess Caroline of Hanover, H.S.H. The Hereditary Princess of Monaco Attends a Fashion Show in the South of France