2016-03-02

Princess Birgitta's husband Johann Georg Prinz von Hohenzollern has passed away

Johann Georg Prinz von Hohenzollern, husband of HM The King's sister Princess Birgitta, passed away at a hospital in Munich today after a period of illness.

HM The King made the following statement on the passing of Johann Georg Prinz von Hohenzollern:

"It is with great sadness that my family and I learnt of the passing of Princess Birgitta's husband Johann Georg Prinz von Hohenzollern. Our thoughts go out to Princess Birgitta and her family."

Johann Georg Prinz von Hohenzollern was 83 years old.