King Michael of Romania’s Funeral

Members of the Romanian Royal Family, Foreign Royalty and Heads of State attended the State Funeral of King Michael of Romania on December 16th. King Michael died in Switzerland on December 5th, at the age of 96. He first became King in 1927, and though he hasn’t been the reigning Head of State since 1947, the Government is giving the late King a State Funeral, in line with the plans to give the Royal Family Official Status in Romania. Continue reading

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Wedding of King Baudouin of Belgium

King Baudouin of Belgium married Spanish Aristocrat Doña Fabiola de Mora y Aragón in a series of lavish celebrations in Brussels on this day in 1960. Click HERE for their Pre-Wedding Ball. The couple unfortunately had no children, but remained devoted to each other until his tragic death in 1993. Queen Fabiola passed away in 2014. Continue reading