Royal News: Sunday 20 August 2017

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Royal Birthdays & Anniversaries: August 20 – 26

14th birthday of Prince Gabriel of Belgium, son of King Philippe of the Belgians; born in Anderlecht, Belgium on August 20, 2003 Full name: Gabriel Baudouin Charles Marie Unofficial Royalty: Prince Gabriel of Belgium **************************** 54th birthday of King Mohammed VI of Morocco; born in Rabat, Morocco on August 21, 1963 Unofficial Royalty: King Mohammed […]

August 20: Today in Royal History

August 20, 1752 – Birth of Friederike of Hesse-Darmstadt, wife of Karl II, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, in Darmstadt (Germany) Wikipedia: Friederike of Hesse-Darmstadt August 20, 1783 – Death of Prince Alfred, son of King George III of the United Kingdom, at Windsor Castle, buried at St. George’s Chapel, Windsor Castle Unofficial Royalty: Prince Alfred […]

Maria Ana of Portugal, wife of King Georg of Saxony

Maria Ana of Portugal, wife of King Georg of Saxony Infanta Maria Ana of Portugal was the wife of Prince Georg, who later became King Georg of Saxony. She was born Infanta Maria Ana Fernanda Leopoldina Micaela Rafaela Gabriela Carlota Antónia Júlia Vitória Praxedes Francisca de Assis Gonzaga in Lisbon, Portugal on August 21, 1843. […]