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Old 05-28-2005, 06:08 PM
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Queen Paola was really naturally stunning and I can't believe that she is 67. I don't see how she could have aged much better. Diana was always spoke of as a beauty but she couldn't compare to Paola, Maxima, Letizia, Mett-Marit, Madeline of Sweden or Princess Caroline. Diana was very good looking and very well groomed but that is different from being a real beauty as I think all of the aforementioned are.
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Old 05-30-2005, 02:57 PM
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More photos of Paola
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Old 05-31-2005, 02:51 PM
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Queen Paola looks very much like Sybil Sheppard the actress.
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Old 06-06-2005, 10:59 AM
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Beautiful queen

Queen Paoola was and is a very beautiful queen. Belgium people must feel proud of her.

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Old 06-12-2005, 05:45 AM
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Here is a Picture of Paola and Albert from 6 February 1982, the Wedding of Marie Astrid of Luxemburg :
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Old 06-12-2005, 05:46 AM
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...and here is a very natural Picture of Paola from the Year 2004 :
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Old 06-17-2005, 02:09 PM
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Adorable

Queen Paola is an adorable queen.
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last photo : with Margrethe and Henrik of Denmark
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Last photo : pregnant with her first child, Philippe.
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Some more on Paola's background

Paola is the youngest daughter of prince Fulco Ruffo di Calabria (1884-1946) and Louisa Gazelli (1896-1989)

She had 6 sisters and brothers :

- Maria Cristina (1920-1988) who married Casimiro San Martino d'Agliè, marchese di Fontanetto con San Germano

- Laura (1921-1972) who married Bettino, barone Ricasoli Firidolfi

- Fabrizio (°1922), married to Luisa Cristina Carbajo

- Augusto (1925-1943)

- Giovanella (1927-1941)

- Antonello (°1930), married to Rosa Maria Mastrogiovanni Tasca

Paola was born in 1937.



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3. Paola and her mother

4. Paola and her sister Maria Cristina

7. Home of the princes Ruffo di Calabria in Rome, Jacopa Peri street 12, where Paola grew up.

10. The little boy in this photo is the son of Paola's sister Maria Cristina
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Old 07-16-2005, 03:55 PM
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Cathérine Bergeyck, you are posting again those WONDERFUL pics of Paola that only you can find! :)
Thanks so much, Queen Paola was an adorable young princess, full of elegance and beauty.
She seemed to be very close to her mother, and they seemed a very close family., like all italian families.
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Old 07-24-2005, 01:00 AM
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Do you think Paola is happy? From what I've seen of her, she seems to me to be very much similar to Crown Prss Masako of Japan- a woman isolated from the rest of the world and in despair.
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Old 07-25-2005, 12:59 PM
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Thanks !!!!

Thanks for having posted this collection of good and nice pictures!!


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all the following are from ACI
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Paola as a Princess

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