Family Photo Released From King Juan Carlos’s Private Birthday Luncheon
The Spanish Royal Court has published a family photograph taken on Friday during a private luncheon hosted at Zarzuela Palace to celebrate King Juan Carlos’s eightieth birthday.
King Juan Carlos is shown with his wife, Queen Sofia, and two of his children, King Felipe VI and Infanta Elena; daughter-in-law Queen Letizia; and four of his eight grandchildren: Infantas Leonor and Sofía, and Felipe and Victoria de Marichalar y Borbón.
Among the other guests who attended the lunch – which had poached egg with caviar sabayon, turbot with vegetable ratatouille, and sirloin brochette served with rice on the menu – were the King’s sisters, Infantas Pilar and Margarita with their families; relations from the Bourbon-Two Sicilies family, and Princess Irene of Greece and Denmark, Queen Sofia’s sister. Infanta Cristina and her family did not attend the celebration.
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