Members of the Norwegian Royal Family celebrate national day in Norway
Happy National Day Norway!!!
the trio at the inauguration of king willem-alexander.
In the Amazon rainforest. Last week His Majesty The King fulfilled a long-held dream when he spent four days living with the Yanomami people in a remote part of the Amazon River basin. Read more That´s why he is my favourite King! There are more awesome photos at the website.
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future queens/empresses/grand duchesses at the inauguration of king willem alexander, april 30th, 2013.
AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS - APRIL 30: Crown Princess Mette-Marit of Norway and Crown Prince Haakon arrive at the Muziekbouw following the water pageant after the abdication of Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands and the Inauguration of King Willem Alexander of the Netherlands on April 30, 2013 in Amsterdam, Netherlands. (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)
Royals from around the world at the Dutch Inauguration 2013.
1st Row: Belgium & the United Kingdom
2nd Row: Norway & Luxembourg
3rd Row: Monaco/Morocco & the Netherlands
4th Row: Brunei & Japan
5th Row: Thailand & Sweden
Crown Prince Haakon and Crown Princess Mette-Marit of Norway
King Christian I of Denmark, Sweden and Norway, Duke of Schleswig and Holstein, and his consort, Queen Dorothea (Princess Dorothea of Brandenburg).
Originally a German count, in 1448 he was elected to the Danish throne and became the first member of the Oldenburg dynasty tu rule Denmark. He is a common ancestor to most royal houses in Europe, including the Hohenzollern (via Duke Albrecht’s marriage to Princess Dorothea of Denmark, Christian’s granddaughter), the Romanovs (from Peter III onwards), and the Windsors.