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Godparents Dona Cristina and Don Alfonso de Borbon, Duke of Cadiz, holding Princess Cristina during her christening at the Palace of Zarzuela near Madrid, 22nd June 1965. The baby is the second daughter of Prince Juan Carlos de Borbon and Princess Sophia. Officiating is Dr Casimiro Morcillo, Archbishop of Madrid. (Photo by Central Press/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)



Prince Juan Carlos, with wife Sophia and their children, sitting in the garden, at their Zarzuela Palace residence. 1 Jul 1969.
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GREECE - MAY 1962: Member of the Spanish royal family Victoria Eugenia (L) and Queen Ingrid of Denmark, at the wedding in Athens of Princess Sophie and Prince Juan Carlos of Spain.
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Old 01-29-2006, 02:42 AM
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15th May 1962: Princess Sophia of Greece marries Pretender to the Spanish throne Don Juan Carlos of Spain in Athens.
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Prince Juan Carlos of Spain (R) doing karate exercises with King Constantine II of Greece. 1 Sep 1966. CORFU, Greece.
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Old 01-29-2006, 02:52 AM
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October 1961: Exiled King Simeon of Bulgaria with his fiancee, Margarita Gomez Acebo y Cejuela in the grounds of his Spanish home. The two were married in 1962 and returned to Bulgaria in 1996. (Photo by Keystone Features/Getty Images)



Queen Juliana (1948 - 1980) of the Netherlands with Ernest Bevin and HM King George VI at a reception for the visiting Dutch royal family at Middle Temple Hall, London. 23 Nov 1950.
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4th August 1942: The Duke of Kent (1902 - 1942) and Duchess at the christening of their son, Michael George of Kent, with King George VI Queen Elizabeth, Queen Mary, Pr Elizabeth, Princess Margaret (1930 - 2002), King George of Greece, Prince Bernhard of the Netherlands and the Crown Prince & Princess of Norway.
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May 1940: Madame van Swinderen points out London barrage balloons to Princess Juliana of the Netherlands pushing a pram and her young daughter Princess Beatrix.
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1934: Members of the Dutch Royal Family Queen Wilhelmina and her daughter Princess Juliana.
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Victoria (1840 - 1901), Empress of Prussia and Princess Royal. 1 Jan 1879. (Photo by Bassano/Getty Images)
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circa 1918: Son of Victoria, Princess Royal of Great Britain, Emperor of Germany and King of Prussia, Kaiser Wilhelm II (1859 - 1941). He lived the rest of his life in exile at Doorn after his abdication at the end of the Great War.
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circa 1919: Charlotte, Grand Duchess of Luxembourg, in her wedding dress with her husband Prince Felix of Bourbon-Parma. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
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Princess Ragnhild and Astrid, 1932



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Maria, Olga, Anastasia and Tatiana
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Juliana in class, circa 1920.
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circa 1928: Alfonso, Prince of Asturias, (1907 - 1938), Crown Prince of Spain, the eldest son of King Alfonso XIII of Spain. He has a great interest in raising pigs, and keeps around five thousand swine at El Prado, the royal domain. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)



Professor Jose Garrido (R), helping student Prince Juan Carlos. (Photo by Dmitri Kessel/Time Life Pictures/Getty Images)
Why did Alfonso die so young? Also, I'm beginning to understand why Juan Carlos of Spain was such a ladies' man in his younger days! Very dashing!!
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Infante Alfonso Pio Cristino Eduardo Francisco Guillermo Carlos Enrique Eugenio Fernando Antonio Venancio, Kt Order of the Golden Fleece, Gd Cross Order of Charles III, etc, b at Madrid 10 May 1907; k in a motoring accident on Biscayne Boulevard, Miami, Florida, USA 6 Sep 1938, Prince of the Asturias at birth, renounced his right of succession to the Throne of Spain for himself and his descendants 11 Jun 1933 (because of his intended unequal marriage), used the title of Count of Covadonga; m 1stly at Ouchy, nr Lausanne 21 Jun 1933 (m by div at Havana, Cuba 8 May 1937), Edelmira (b at Sagua-la-Gde, Cuba 5 March 1906; d at Miami, Florida, USA 23 May 1994), dau of Luciano Pablo Sampedro y Ocejo and Edelmira Robato. He m 2ndly at Havana, Cuba 3 Jul 1937 (m diss by div at Havana 8 Jan 1938; m 2ndly at ... March 1938, E H Atkins), Marta Esther (b at Havana 18 Sep 1913; d at Miami 4 Feb 1993), dau of Blas Rocafort y Cabonell and ... Altuzarra.

Alfonso Pío Cristino Eduardo, Prince of the Asturias (1907-1938), a hemophiliac, he renounced his rights to the throne in 1933 to marry a commoner, Edelmira Sampedro Ocejo y Robato, and became Count of Covadonga. He later remarried to Marta Esther Rocafort y Altazarra, but had no issue by either of them.

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For those who may be intersted in it, there's a similar thread just for the Spanish Royal Family here:
http://www.theroyalforums.com/forums...amily-460.html
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circa 1885: Russian Royals taking the air on the Empress's estate in Petrograd are, from left to right: Prince Rostislav Alexandrovitch, Prince Vasili Alexandrovitch, their grandmother Empress Marie Feodorovna of Russia (1847 - 1928), and a Countess serving as Lady-in-Waiting to the Empress. The Empress was formerly Princess Dagmar of Denmark, sister to Queen Alexandra of Great Britain. The princes are sons of Grand Duchess Xenia Alexandrovitch, sister to Tsar Nicholas II. Source:Gettyimages.
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Sorry, but Vasili was born in 1907:p , so the picture must be taken at least 30 years later than 1885
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Prince Henrik and princess Margrethe queen Ingrid and princess Benedicte
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