In an eagerly anticipated event, Prince Albert and Princess Charlene of Monaco officially presented their twin babies, Prince Jacques and Princess Gabriella, to the citizens of Monaco. The event took place at the principality’s royal palace on January 7, 2015. The royal couple appeared on the palace balcony, with Princess Charlene holding Princess Gabriella, and Prince Albert holding Prince Jacques. After their balcony appearance, the couple mingled with the crowds who had come to offer their congratulations. Photos by Getty Images.
Monthly Archives: January 2015
King Felipe VI of Spain and Queen Letizia attended the annual Pascua Militar ceremony in Madrid on January 6, 2015, the feast day of the Epiphany. The ceremony dates back to 1782 during the reign of King Carlos III. This was the first Pascua Militar ceremony presided over by King Felipe, who ascended the throne last year. A military review took place which was followed by a reception at the Royal Palace. For her first Pascua Militar event, Queen Letizia wore a floor length teal Felipe Varela gown. Photos by Getty Images.