Princess of Monaco (Former South African Competitive Swimmer)
Charlene, Princess of Monaco (French: Charlène; born Charlene Lynette Wittstock on 25 January 1978), is a South African former Olympic swimmer, and since 2011 the wife of Albert II, Prince of Monaco. Wikipedia
Born: 25th January, 1978, Bulawayo (Rhodésie, Zimbabwe) Africa
Height: 5' 10" (178 cm)
Nationality: South African
Claim to Fame: Married to Prince Albert of Monaco
It's a boy and a girl for Prince Albert and Princess Charlene of Monaco.
On Wednesday, Charlene, 36, and Albert, 56, welcomed Prince Jacques Honoré Rainier and Princess Gabriella Thérèse Marie.
"It is with immense joy that TT.SS.HH the Prince and Princess of Monaco have the great pleasure to announce the birth of their children," according to a press release from the Monaco palace.
The twins were born in the Princess Grace Hospital Monaco, named after their late grandmother. Read More
Posted by angel_angel 9 days ago
Double royal trouble! Princess Charlene of Monaco is pregnant with twins, a source confirms to Us Weekly.
The mom-to-be and her husband Prince Albert II announced in May that they were first expecting. "The birth is expected at the end of the year," the couple told Us in a statement at the time.
PHOTOS: Hats off to the royal family
Princess Charlene, 36, and 56-year-old Albert II — the son of Rainier III, Prince of Monaco and the late legend Grace Kelly — first met in 2000 during a swimming competition. The royal couple later tied the knot in... Read More
Posted by Queenoftab 2 months ago
30 May 2014 Last updated at 12:36 ET
Monaco's Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene expecting baby
Monaco's Prince Albert II and his South African wife Princess Charlene have announced they are expecting their first child.
In a short statement, the couple - who married in July 2011 - expressed their "immense joy" at the news.
The statement said the birth was expected before the end of the year, but gave no further details.
The new baby will replace Princess Caroline - Prince Albert's older sister - as heir to the throne.
Prince... Read More
Posted by eviltwins 6 months ago
Charlene Wittstock put fears that she was going to be a runaway bride to rest for good as she wed Prince Albert of Monaco in a religious ceremony on Saturday. A day after their civil ceremony, the Rhodesian-born Olympian walked down the aisle on the arm of her father in a dazzling off-white silk Duchesse Giorgio Armani Privé dress with a long train and long veil made from off-white silk tulle. The dress was embellished with flowery embroidery, crafted with stones in gold shades, along with Swarovski crystals and mother of pearl teardrops in white and gold hues.... Read More
Posted by Queenoftab 3 years ago
By Elizabeth Sanderson And Charlotte Griffiths Last updated at 11:19 AM on 3rd July 2011 It may have had all the superficial trappings of a fairytale royal wedding, but as Prince Albert of Monaco tied the knot with his reluctant bride yesterday, the scandals surrounding their often tense nuptials took yet another awkward turn. Officials in the Mediterranean enclave chose the day of his star-studded wedding to former Olympic swimmer Charlene Wittstock to announce that the Prince would have to take a paternity test for a possible third illegitimate child. A... Read More
Posted by kitty1119 3 years ago