Princely Family of Liechtenstein

His Serene Highness Hereditary Prince Alois of Liechtenstein Celebrates the 75th Anniversary of the Liechtenstein Gymnasium

On March 14, 2012, His Serene Highness Hereditary Prince Alois of Liechtenstein celebrated the 75th anniversary of the Liechtenstein Gymnasium in Vaduz.  The prince was accompanied by Prime Minister Klaus Tschütscher. During the celebration, the prince and Prime Minister Tschütscher, along with former teacher Mr. Franz Xaver, participated in a roundtable discussion in the auditorium of the Liechtenstein Gymnasium in … Continue reading

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His Serene Highness Prince Hans-Adam II of Liechtenstein Celebrates His Birthday at Vaduz Castle

On February 14, 2012, His Serene Highness Prince Hans-Adam II of Liechtenstein celebrated his 67th birthday with a reception at Vaduz Castle.  Guests included Prime Minister Klaus Tschütscher, members of Parliament, Chief Justice and Chairman of the Senate, Archbishop Haas, and many others. Click here to view photos. Source and photo courtesy of: Vaterland Continue reading

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The Princely Family of Liechtenstein News

Per the Associated Press: Liechtenstein’s princely family has indicated it would veto the results of any referendum that removed the prince’s power to veto the results of referendums. Pro-democracy campaigners in the tiny Alpine principality announced this week that they will seek signatures for a referendum on whether to remove the power of veto. The … Continue reading

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Random Royal News Regarding H.R.H. Grand Duke Henri of Luxembourg and H.S.H. Prince Alois of Liechtenstein.

This morning at the Grand Ducal Palace in Luxembourg His Royal Highness Grand Duke Henri held an audience with Belgian Prime Minister, Mr. Elio Di Rupo.  The prime minister is currently in Luxembourg for a brief working visit. And, finally in the Dutch online newspaper, RD.nl, there is an interesting article regarding His Serene Highness … Continue reading

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T.S.H.s Hereditary Prince Alois and Hereditary Princess Sophie of Liechtenstein host a New Year’s Reception at Vaduz Castle

Recently, Their Serene Highnesses Hereditary Prince Alois and Hereditary Princess Sophie of Liechtenstein hosted the traditional New Year’s reception held at Vaduz Castle.  Over 580 guests attended the event along with Prince Hans-Adam II and Princess Marie of Liechtenstein.  During the reception the princely family mingled with local dignitaries as well as ordinary people. Source: Vaterland Continue reading

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H.S.H. Prince Hans-Adam II Participates in the 2011 Peace of Light Ceremony. Plus, News Regarding Princess Marie and Hereditary Princess Sophie of Liechtenstein.

On December 21, 2011, His Serene Highness Prince Hans-Adam II of Liechtenstein participated in the 2011 Light of Peace From Bethlehem ceremony held at the Mauren Pfarrkirche in Vaduz, Liechtenstein.   To view photos please click here. Meanwhile, Their Serene Highnesses Princess Marie and Hereditary Princess Sophie of Liechtenstein visited the St. Lawrence Nursing Home in Schaan. During their visit they presented gifts as well … Continue reading

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H.S.H. Hereditary Prince Alois of Liechtenstein News

On September 26, 2011, H.S.H. the Hereditary Prince Alois of Liechtenstein met with leaders from Austria, Germany, and Switzerland at their annual meeting at Vaduz castle in Liechtenstein. According to the newspaper, Volksblatt, the theme of this afternoon’s meeting was education.  During a brief press conference Prince Alois  spoke of the importance for Liechtenstein to … Continue reading

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Liechtenstein Celebrates National Day 2011

On August 15, 2011, the tiny country of Liechtenstein celebrated its National Day.  In attendance were Prince Hans-Adam II and his wife Princess Marie along with Prince Alois, Princess Sophie, Prince Constantin, Princess Marie and other members of the princely family.  Unfortunately, this year Princess Angela and Prince Maximilian were not in attendance (at least … Continue reading

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HSH Prince Hans-Adam of Liechtenstein Receives the Ambassador of Malta

On February 28, 2011, HSH Prince Hans-Adam of Liechtenstein received the Ambassador of Malta, Maximilian Turnauer, at Schloss Vaduz in Liechtenstein. The purpose of Mr. Turnauer’s visit was to receive the “…Grand Cross of the Princely Liechtenstein Order of Merit, for his contribution to the country of Liechtenstein…” To view photos from the event please … Continue reading

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A Happy Birthday to HSH Prince Hans-Adam II of Liechtenstein: He’s 66 Years Old Today

On February 14, 1945, HSH Prince Johannes (Hans) Adam Ferdinand Alois Josef Maria Marko d’Aviano Pius von und zu Liechtenstein was born in Zurich, Switzerland to HSH Prince Francis Joseph II  and HSH Princess Georgine “Gina” Norberte Johanna Franziska Antonie Marie Raphaela von Wilczek. Besides speaking four languages fluently, the dashing Prince is highly educated.  In 1969, … Continue reading

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Happy 11th Wedding Anniversary to HSH Prince Maximilian and HSH Princess Angela von und zu Liechtenstein

On January 29, 2000, HSH Prince Maximilian of Liechtenstein married fashion designer, Angela Brown, at the St. Vincent Ferrer Church in New York City. The couple met in 1997 at a private party in NYC.  At the time, Prince Maximilian was working at a mega bank while Angela was working with designer, Adrienne Vittadini.   Angela also had … Continue reading

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A New Year’s Reception at Vaduz Castle in Liechenstein

Finally!  Finally, I can report some news from the beautiful country of Liechtenstein and the Princely family. Like other royal and princely houses in Europe, the Princely Family of Liechtenstein held their annual New Year’s reception at the majestic Vaduz Castle. HSH Prince Hans-Adam, HSH Princess Marie, Hereditary Prince Alois and his wife Princess Sophie … Continue reading