NEWBORN BABY DAUGHTER OF CROWN PRINCESS VICTORIA OF SWEDEN AND PRINCE DANIEL IS NAMED

The newborn baby daughter of Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel has been named.  King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden, announced the names of his first grandchild during a cabinet meeting on February 24, 2012.  Victoria and Daniel have chosen the names Estelle Silvia Ewa Mary.  Silvia and Ewa are in honor of the baby’s maternal and paternal grandmothers, respectively.  Princess Estelle, born on February 23, is second in line to the Swedish throne after her mother.  King Carl XVI Gustaf also announced that Princess Estelle will ill receive the title Duchess of Ostergotland, a province in southeast Sweden.  The king let it be known that “we have now been given a little Princess Estelle in Sweden and we are all, particularly me and the family, very, very happy and joyful for that.”  Photos by Corbis, Getty Images, the Royal Swedish Court and AP.

King Carl XVI Gustaf with his son, Prince Carl Philip, at a cabinet meeting on February 24, 2012, announces the names of his first grandchild: Princess Estelle Silvia Ewa Mary. Photo by AP.

The June 2010 wedding of Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden and Daniel Westling

A photo released by the Royal Swedish Court via Facebook of Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel leaving the Karolinska Hospital

Advertisements

Leave a comment

Filed under Uncategorized

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s