Royal House

The Royal House. Photo: Linda Broström/The Royal Court of Sweden

The Swedish Royal House belongs to the Bernadotte dynasty, who have held the Swedish throne for over 200 years.

Other members of The Royal House

Birgitta Ingeborg Alice

Princess of Sweden
Member and Commander of the Royal Orders of Knighthood

Born on 19 January 1937.

Married on 25 May 1961 (civil ceremony) and on 30 May 1961 (religious ceremony) to Johann Georg, Prins of Hohenzollern, born on 31 July 1932, dead on 2 March 2016.

Other members of The Royal Family

Alexander Erik Hubertus Bertil

Prince of Sweden, Duke of Södermanland
Officer and Commander of the Royal Orders of Knighthood

Prince Alexander was born on 19 April 2016 and was christened in the Royal Chapel at Drottningholm Palace on 9 September 2016.

In accordance with the 1979 Act of Succession, which entered into force on 1 January 1980, Prince Alexander is fifth in line of succession, after Crown Princess Victoria, Princess Estelle, Prince Oscar and Prince Carl Philip.

Gabriel Carl Walther

Prince of Sweden, Duke of Dalarna
Officer and Commander of the Royal Orders of Knighthood

Prins Gabriel was born on 31 August 2017 was christened in the Royal Chapel at Drottningholm Palace on 1 December 2017.

In accordance with the 1979 Act of Succession, which entered into force on 1 January 1980, Prince Gabriel is sixth in line of succession, after Crown Princess Victoria, Princess Estelle, Prince Oscar, Prince Carl Philip and Prince Alexander.

Julian Herbert Folke

Prince of Sweden, Duke of Halland
Officer and Commander of the Royal Orders of Knighthood

Prins Julian was born on 26 March 2021 and was christened in the Royal Chapel at Drottningholm Palace on 14 August 2021.

In accordance with the 1979 Act of Succession, which entered into force on 1 January 1980, Prince Julian is seventh in line of succession, after The Crown Princess, Princess Estelle, Prince Oscar, Prince Carl Philip, Prince Alexander and Prince Gabriel.

Leonore Lilian Maria

Princess of Sweden, Duchess of Gotland
Member and Commander of the Royal Orders of Knighthood

Princess Leonore was born on 20 February 2014 and was christened in the Royal Chapel at Drottningholm Palace on 8 June 2014.

In accordance with the 1979 Act of Succession, which entered into force on 1 January 1980, Princess Leonore is ninth in the line of succession, following The Crown Princess, Princess Estelle, Prince Oscar, Prince Carl Philip, Prince Alexander, Prince Gabriel, Prince Julian and Princess Madeleine.

Nicolas Paul Gustaf

Prince of Sweden, Duke of Ångermanland
Officer and Commander of the Royal Orders of Knighthood

Prince Nicolas was born on 15 June 2015 was christened in the Royal Chapel at Drottningholm Palace on 11 October 2015.

In accordance with the 1979 Act of Succession, which entered into force on 1 January 1980, Prince Nicolas is tenth in the line of succession, following The Crown Princess, Princess Estelle, Prince Oscar, Prince Carl Philip, Prince Alexander, Prince Gabriel, Prince Julian, Princess Madeleine and Princess Leonore.

Adrienne Josephine Alice

Princess of Sweden, Duchess of Blekinge
Member and Commander of the Royal Orders of Knighthood

Prinsessan Adrienne was born on 9 March 2018 and was christened in the Royal Chapel at Drottningholm Palace on 8 June 2018.

In accordance with the 1979 Act of Succession, which entered into force on 1 January 1980, Princess Adrienne is eleventh in the line of succession, following The Crown Princess, Princess Estelle, Prince Oscar, Prince Carl Philip, Prince Alexander, Prince Gabriel, Prince Julian, Princess Madeleine, Princess Leonore and Prince Nicolas.

Margaretha Désirée Victoria

Holds the title Princess Margaretha, Mrs Ambler
Member and Commander of the Royal Orders of Knighthood

Born on 31 October 1934.

Married to Mr John Kenneth Ambler on 30 June 1964, born on 8 June 1924, dead on 31 May 2008.

Désirée Elisabeth Sibylla

Holds the title Princess Désirée, Baroness Silfverschiöld
Member and Commander of the Royal Orders of Knighthood

Born on 2 June 1938.

Married to Baron Nils-August Otto Carl Niclas Silfverschiöld on June 5, 1964, born on 31 May 1934, dead on 11 April 2017.

Christina Louise Helena

Holds the title Princess Christina, Mrs Magnuson
Member and Commander of the Royal Orders of Knighthood

Born on 3 August 1943.

Married to Mr Tord Gösta Magnuson on 15 June 1974, born on 7 April 1941.

Gullan Marianne Bernadotte, f. Lindberg

Countess of Wisborg

Born on 15 July 1924.

Married to Sigvard Oscar Fredrik Bernadotte on 30 July 30 1961, Count of Wisborg, The King's uncle, born on 7 June 1907, dead on 4 February 2002.

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