Happy Birthday to Princess Maria-Carolina of Bourbon-Two Sicilies, Duchess of Calabria and Palermo, who turns 20 today! The eldest daughter of the Prince Charles of Bourbon Two Sicilies, Duke of Castro, head of the Royal House of the Bourbon-Two Sicilies, and Camilla Crociani, Princess Maria-Carolina was born in Rome, grew up between Paris, Monte Carlo and Rome, and educated privately, becoming fluent in English, French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese and Russian. She currently attends a drama school to study acting and dramatic arts, having made her debut in ‘Grace of Monaco’ in 2014.
Princess Maria-Carolina is one of the Heirs to the contested headship of the Royal House of the Bourbon Two Sicilies, the other is the Duke of Noto, and is also the Heir to the Grand Master of the Constantinian Order of Saint George, having been involved in the Order’s initiatives all over the world alongside a host of charitable initiatives, particularly with animals and nature. The Princess participated in the Bal des Débutantes 2019 and is present at society events in France and Monte Carlo, including the Cannes Film Festival. We wish HRH a very Happy Birthday and Many Happy Returns!