Friday, September 29, 2006

Wedding of Prince Louis & Tessy Antony

Prince Louis of Luxembourg (20) married commoner Tessy Antony (20) on Friday September 29, 2006 in Gilsdorf (LU). They have a baby boy, Gabriel Michel Louis Ronny de Nassau born on March 12, 2006.

Upon his marriage, Prince Louis gave up his succession rights and those of Gabriel, and any of the couple's future children.

Monday, September 25, 2006

Announcement of the Spanish royal household

The Prince and Princess of Asturias are expecting their second child in early May 2007.

Announcement of the Dutch royal household

Prince Willem-Alexander and Princess Maxima from the Netherlands are expecting their third child together in late April 2007.

The Crown couple married in February 2002. They have two daughters Princess Cathrina-Amalia and Princess Alexia.

Monday, September 18, 2006

Saturday, September 16, 2006

Mette-Marit representing on her husbands side

With the end of summer approaching, Crown Princess Mette-Marit accompanied her husband Crown Prince Haakon to several events, representing the country by his side.

Starting on August 26th both were attending the five year anniversary of their Humanitarian Foundation.

Further engagements followed from August 29th - 31st, with the State visit of Bulgaria. On September 1, 2006 the crown couple celebrated the 25th anniversary for the Ombudsman for children in Oslo.

From September 5th-7th, Crown Princess Mette Marit accompanied Crown Prince Haakon on the county trip to Sogn og fjordane.

Askvoll and Flora on Septemer 5, 2006
Gloppen and Stryn on September 6, 2006
Hornindal and Eid on September 7, 2006

Friday, September 15, 2006

Presentation of Prince Hisahito

born September 6, 2006 at Aiiku Hospital, Tokyo

Prince Akishino and Princess Kiko welcomed their third child, a baby boy, on September 6, 2006 via scheduled c-section. Prince Hisahito joins sisters Mako (14) and Kako (11) and will be third in the line to the Chrysanthemum Throne.