Tsar Simeon II of Bulgaria was joined by his entire family and members of foreign royal houses as he celebrated his 80th Birthday with a Thanksgiving service at the St. Alexander Nevski Cathedral in Sofia, Bulgaria on June 16th. Later, the King and Queen hosted a private party at Vrana Palace.
King Simeon of Bulgaria was joined by Queen Margarita and almost all the members of their family for Thanksgiving service at the St. Alexander Nevski Cathedral in Sofia and the party at Vrana Palace. Also present were Queen Sofia of Spain, King Constantine, Queen Anne Marie, and Princess Irene of Greece, Crown Princess Margretha and Prince Radu of Romania, Crown Prince Alexander and Crown Princess Katherine of Serbia, and Crown Prince Leka and Crown Princess Elia of Albania.
On June 17th, Tsar took his entire family and most of their royal guests to the Cherepish Monastery by the steam train used by his father.