State visits 1980-1989

Their Majesties The King and The Queen

Dates

Incoming State visits to Sweden

Outgoing State visits

 

 

 

1980

 

 

14-18 April

 

Japan
His Imperial Majesty Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko of Japan

 

 

 

22-25 May

United Mexican States
President and Mrs. José López-Portillo

 

 

 

 

16-19 June

 

French Republic
President and Mrs. Varéry Giscard d'Estaing

 

 

 

6-9 November

Romania
President and Mrs. Nicolae Ceausescu

 

1981

 

 

9-14 February

 

United Republic of Tanzania
President Julius Nyerere

 

 

 

20-24 February

 

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
His Majesty King Khalid bin Abdul Aziz

 

 

 

18-20 May

Canada
Governor General and Mrs. Edward Schreyer

 

 

 

 

14-23 September

 

People's Republic of China
The Government of China

 

 

 

26-29 October

Republic of Iceland
President Vigdis Finnbagadottir

 

1982

 

 

17-23 January

 

United Mexican States
President and Mrs. José López-Portillo

 

 

 

26 March-6 April

 

The Commonwealth of Australia
Governor General Sir Zelman Cowen (only His Majesty The King attended)

 

 

 

27-29 April

Republic of Finland
President and Mrs. Mauno Koivisto

 

1983

 

 

22-25 March

 

Kingdom of Spain
Their Majesties King Juan Carlos and Queen Sophia

 

 

 

25-28 May

United Kingdom
Her Majesty Queen Elisabeth II and His Royal Highness Prince Philip

 

 

 

 

22-25 August

 

Republic of Finland
President and Mrs. Mauno Koivisto

 

 

 

21-23 September

 

Grand Duchy of Luxemburg
Their Royal Highnesses Grand Duke Jean and Grand Duchess Joséphine-Charlotte

1984

 

 

2-7 April

 

Federative Republic of Brazil
President and Mrs. Joao Baptista de Oliveira Figueiredo

 

 

 

16-18 May

French Republic
President and Mrs. Francois Mitterand

 

1985

 

 

12-14 February

Republic of Zambia
President Dr. Kenneth Kaunda

 

 

 

 

22-24 April

Swiss Confederation
The Federal Council

 

 

 

 

4-6 June

Japan (official visit)
Their Royal Highnesses Crown Prince Akihito and Crown Princess Michiko

 

 

 

 

3-6 September

The Kingdom of Denmark
Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II and His Royal Highness Prince Henrik

 

1986

 

 

22-24 April

People's Democratic Republic of Algeria
President and Mrs. Chadli Bendjedid

 

 

 

 

29 September-5 October

Portuguese Republic
President and Mrs. Mário Soares

 

 

 

 

1-6 November

Arab Republic of Egypt
President and Mrs. Hosni Mubarak

 

1987

 

 

21-23 May

Kingdom of the Netherlands
Her Majesty Queen Beatrix and His Royal Highness Prince Claus

 

 

 

 

23-26 June

 

Republic of Iceland
President Vigdis Finnbagadottir

1988

 

 

14-19 March

 

Canada
Governor General Jeanne Sauvé

 

 

 

31 May-3 June

Federal Republic of Germany
President and Baroness Rickard von Weizsäcker

 

1989

 

 

13-16 February

 

New Zealand
Governor General and Mrs. Reeves

 

 

 

18-21 September

 

Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan
Their Majesties King Hussein and Queen Noor