The Royal Forums Coat of Arms

Go Back   The Royal Forums > Reigning Houses > Royal House of Sweden > Swedish Royal History

Join The Royal Forums Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
  #121  
Old 04-24-2006, 06:41 PM
Furienna's Avatar
Serene Highness
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: Örnsköldsvik, Sweden
Posts: 1,308
Not to mention that both Margareth of Connaught and Victoria of Baden were daughters of prussian princesses.
__________________

Reply With Quote
  #122  
Old 01-13-2012, 07:26 PM
IloveCP's Avatar
Majesty
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: -, United States
Posts: 7,678
Carl Gustav looks a lot like his father.

He was an interesting royal.As I read somewhere, historians protray him as sympathetic to the Nazi movement in Germany.Some even called him "The German Prince".However there is not a lot of proof of this,as this was just speculation.
__________________

Reply With Quote
  #123  
Old 01-19-2012, 11:04 AM
Serene Highness
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: -, Antarctica
Posts: 1,275
Quote:
Originally Posted by hrhcp View Post
4.) How come his marriage to Princess Sibylla of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha occurred in Germany? I mean, he was the first son of the first prince to the senior prince up to the king .. one would have thought that marriage would occur in Sweden?????
Many of the Swedish royal princes have got married in the bride's home country, Gustav VI Adolf got married twice in England; Gustav V married Victoria of Baden inKarlsruhe in Germany; Oscar II married Sophia of Nassau in Germany, Oscar I and Joséphine of Leuchtenberg were wedded twice, first a Catholic cermony in Germany without the groom present and then a Lutheran cermony in Stockholm. So Gustav Adolf followed in the tradition of his father, grandfather and great-grandfather.
Reply With Quote
  #124  
Old 11-14-2012, 09:09 AM
LadyFinn's Avatar
Imperial Majesty
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Southwest, Finland
Posts: 21,545
Prince Gustaf Adolf playing golf, 1945. Photo Lennart Nilsson.
Image Upper.com - Free Image Hosting - View Image
Reply With Quote
  #125  
Old 12-12-2013, 07:20 PM
CyrilVladisla's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Dec 2013
Location: Conneaut, United States
Posts: 2,212
Quote:
Originally Posted by Meraude View Post
Many of the Swedish royal princes have got married in the bride's home country, Gustav VI Adolf got married twice in England; Gustav V married Victoria of Baden inKarlsruhe in Germany; Oscar II married Sophia of Nassau in Germany, Oscar I and Joséphine of Leuchtenberg were wedded twice, first a Catholic cermony in Germany without the groom present and then a Lutheran cermony in Stockholm. So Gustav Adolf followed in the tradition of his father, grandfather and great-grandfather.
It was fabulous to learn that so many Swedish princes married their fiancées in the bride's home country.
Reply With Quote
  #126  
Old 08-13-2015, 04:11 PM
LadyFinn's Avatar
Imperial Majesty
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Southwest, Finland
Posts: 21,545
Photo from the Royal Court's Instagram
Prince Gustaf Adolf at Österängen near Strömsholm Palace with his horse Clan-Robert.
https://instagram.com/p/6UbE6bv8sB/?taken-by=kungahuset
Reply With Quote
  #127  
Old 09-17-2015, 02:50 PM
Serene Highness
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: -, Antarctica
Posts: 1,275
Quote:
Originally Posted by grevinnan View Post
At the time of the very unfortunate airplane accident there were rumors that the beautiful young women (I believe she was a performer - singer?) onboard was not just another passenger.
Among the 22 persons killed at the crash were U.S. opera singer Grace Moore (age 48) and the Danish actress Gerda Neumann (age 32) who was travelling with her husband and her brother's nephew. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1947_K...hagen_accident
__________________

Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
60th Birthday Celebrations of King Carl XVI Gustaf: April 28-30, 2006 rop81 King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia 618 06-29-2016 12:58 PM
Princess Sibylla (1908-1972) - King Carl XVI Gustaf's Mother Josefine Swedish Royal History 95 06-11-2016 07:06 AM
King Carl XVI Gustaf and Scouting (Patron of Multiple Organisations) Alexandria King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia 204 05-04-2016 02:33 PM
King Carl XVI Gustaf's Enthronement: September 15, 1973 Emil King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia 48 01-08-2016 11:14 PM
Videos for King Carl XVI Gustaf & Queen Silvia Anna_R King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia 70 12-13-2015 10:39 PM




Popular Tags
ascot 2016 beatrice borromeo best gown best hat best outfit catherine middleton style crown prince haakon crown princess mary crown princess mette-marit crown princess victoria's maternity fashion current events current events thread danish royal family duchess of cambridge duke of cambridge fashion poll felipe vi general news grand duke jean kate middleton king abdullah ii king felipe king felipe and queen letizia king felipe vi king philippe king willem-alexander letizia maxima monarchy national day norwegian royals official visit picture of the week pierre casiraghi prince frederik prince joachim princess beatrice princess eugenie princess madeleine princess mary princess mary daytime fashion princess mary fashion princess mary hats princess sofia princess sofia pregnancy style queen letizia queen letizia casual outfits queen letizia daytime fashion queen letizia fashion queen mathilde queen mathildes style queen maxima queen maxima casual wear queen maxima daytime fashion queen maxima fashion queen maxima hats queen maxima style queen rania royal royal fashion spanish royals state visit summer holiday the duchess of cambridge the duchess of cambridge daytime fashion the duchess of cambridge eveningwear the duchess of cambridge fashion the duchess of cambridge hats united states of america willem-alexander


Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities


Copyright 2002-2012 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:09 PM.

Social Knowledge Networks

eXTReMe Tracker
Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2016
Jelsoft Enterprises