December 6: Today in Royal History

Princess Sofia of Sweden; Photo Credit – Wikipedia

December 6, 1185 – Death of King Afonso I of Portugal in Coimbra, Portugal; buried at Santa Cruz Monastery in Coimbra, Portugal
Wikipedia: Alfonso I, King of Portugal

December 6, 1421 – Birth of King Henry VI of England at Windsor Castle in Windsor, England
Unofficial Royalty: King Henry VI of England

December 6, 1792 – Birth of King Willem II of the Netherlands at The Hague, The Netherlands
Unofficial Royalty: King Willem II of the Netherlands

December 6, 1820 – Birth of Alexandrine of Baden, wife of Ernest II, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, in Karlsruhe (Germany)
Unofficial Royalty: Alexandrine of Baden, Duchess of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha

December 6, 1925 – Birth of Princess Teru of Japan, daughter of Emperor Hirohito of Japan, in Tokyo, Japan
Wikipedia: Princess Teru of Japan

December 6, 1984 – Birth of Sofia Hellqvist, wife of Prince Carl Philip of Sweden in Täby, Sweden
Unofficial Royalty: Princess Sofia of Sweden

December 6, 2000 – Birth of Prince Nikolaus of Liechtenstein, son of Hereditary Prince Alois of Liechtenstein, in Grabs, Canton of St. Gallen, Switzerland
Full name: Nikolaus Sebastian Alexander Maria