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Old 07-05-2004, 07:20 PM
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Royal Wives With Younger Husbands

I know that Princess Alexandra of Denmark is 5 years older than her husband, Prince Joachim. They seem to have a very good marriage. I was wondering, what other Royal Wives are older than their husbands (Husbands need not be royal)? I have always thought that in Europe it really didn't matter as much as it does in the states.
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Old 07-05-2004, 07:28 PM
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My mother is 5 years older them my father and work until now...................................

One time i read that all mens should marry with a older women. This because we womens are more mature than mem. Let say that the mens alwyas keep a child inside, think that i found wonderful. I belive all should have a childe inside.
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Old 07-05-2004, 07:30 PM
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Princess Angela is 11 years older than Prince Maxailian (sp).
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Old 07-05-2004, 10:00 PM
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Princess Marie of Liechtenstein is 5 years older than Prince Hans-Adam

Princess Laurentien is 3 years older than Prince Constantijn

Infanta Cristina is 3 years older than Iñaki

Princess Märtha Louise is 1 year older than Ari Behn
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Originally posted by micas@Jul 5th, 2004 - 7:28 pm
One time i read that all mens should marry with a older women. This because we womens are more mature than mem. Let say that the mens alwyas keep a child inside, think that i found wonderful. I belive all should have a childe inside.
Yes and some of us are more immature than others.
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Old 07-06-2004, 04:55 AM
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queen Silvia is just about 3 years older than king Carl Gustaf
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Originally posted by loving silvia and carl gustaf@Jul 6th, 2004 - 3:55 am
queen Silvia is just about 3 years older than king Carl Gustaf
Princesse Alexandra of Denmark is 5 years older than her husband Prince Joachim of Denmark.
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Old 07-06-2004, 08:23 AM
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Queen Silvia
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Age doesn't matter as long as they do love each other.
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that's true!
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so there are a few royals where the woman is older then the man.,..
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It used to be fairly common in a book on succesion and heraldry in medieval to present the wife was between 1 year or 6 years Eleanor was henry's first wife but she was older and I think his father was a couple of years younger this his wife too.Wittykitty
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in 1977 my mom was younger and my dad was older but its really odd for me im not sure what years is!

mostly Royals who is older or younger whatever!

how about Earl and Countess of Wessex? Prince and Princess of Wales? Duke and Duchess of York? Princess Anne and her first husband and second husband who is older or young in Royal Family.

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Old 01-15-2005, 02:32 AM
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there is an age difference between carlos and princess alexia.

Princess Alexanndra is 40 and her husband is 35

angela is older than maxmillian by 11 years and is in her 40's and she even married in her 40's
the most famous is queen silvia is 3 years older than king carl gustaf
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Baroness Francesca Thyssen-Bornemisza de Kaszon is three years older than her husband Archduke Karl of Austria.
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Princess Rym of Jordan is about 5 or 6 years older than her husband Prince Ali of Jordan.
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in 1977 my mom was younger and my dad was older but its really odd for me im not sure what years is!

mostly Royals who is older or younger whatever!

how about Earl and Countess of Wessex? Prince and Princess of Wales? Duke and Duchess of York? Princess Anne and her first husband and second husband who is older or young in Royal Family.

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The Earl of Wessex is one year older than his wife but The Duchess of York is one year older than her husband.The Earl of Wessex was born in 1964 and The Duchess of York was born in 1959.
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Camilla is 1 year older than prince Charles
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Wasn't Wallis Simpson older than Edward?


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Princess Rym of Jordan is about 5 or 6 years older than her husband Prince Ali of Jordan.
she was born in 1969 and he was born in 1975 so she's about 6 yrs older than him.

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