Princess Benedikte

Princess Benedikte.

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

Princess Benedikte, 1944–

Benedikte Astrid Ingeborg Ingrid, born 1944, is the second eldest daughter of Frederik IX of Denmark and Princess Ingrid of Sweden, later Queen Ingrid of Denmark.

  • Benedikte married Prince Richard of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg in 1968.

The couple had three children, Prince Gustav of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg, (born 1969), Princess Alexandra of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg (born 1970), and Princess Nathalie of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg (born 1975).