Princess Madeleine of Sweden
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Princess Madeleine of Sweden, Duchess of Hälsingland and Gästrikland, (born Madeleine Thérèse Amélie Joséphine on 10 June 1982 in Drottningholm, Sweden), is a Swedish princess. She is the youngest child and second daughter of King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia of Sweden. Madeleine is fourth in line to the Swedish throne. She is behind Crown Princess Victoria, Princess Estelle, and Prince Carl Philip. She is before her niece, Princess Estelle.
Early life[change | change source]
Princess Madeleine was born on 10 June 1982 at 19.05 Central European Time in the Drottningholm Palace in Drottningholm, Sweden. Her fourth name, Josephine honours her ancestor Josephine of Leuchtenberg.
Forbes Magazine ranked Madeleine at 12th place on its "20 Hottest Young Royals" list in 2008.
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References[change | change source]
- "H.K.H. Prinsessan Madeleine - Sveriges Kungahus". Kungahuset.se. http://www.kungahuset.se/kungafamiljen/hkhprinsessanmadeleine.4.187e1841020141a4c88000314.html. Retrieved 2014-05-17.
- Udo Sponberg email@example.com. "Och så ska det gå till ... - Sverige - Göteborgs-Posten" (in sv). Gp.se. http://www.gp.se/nyheter/sverige/1.846877-och-sa-ska-det-ga-till-?m=print. Retrieved 2014-01-19.
- Streib, Lauren (27 May 2008). "The 20 Hottest Young Royals – 12. Princess Madeline". Forbes. http://www.forbes.com/2008/05/23/royals-celebrity-monarchs-biz-billies-cz_ls_0527royals_slide_13.html. Retrieved 19 June 2010.