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Royal Genealogy - December 2012
Royal Genealogy events in December 2012.
Royal births and pregnancy announcements
The British Royal Court announced on 3 December that TRH the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are expecting their first child. Hereditary Count Ignatius and Hereditary Countess Robinia of Toerring-Jettenbach had their fifth child and fifth daughter, Countess Maximiliana, on 7 December. A sister for Floriana, Georgiana, Elisabeth and Elena. The birth of HRH Princess Isabella of Savoy-Aosta, first daughter and third child of HRH Prince Aimone, Duke of Apulia, and his wife, née HRH Princess Olga of Greece, took place on 14 December. Princess Isabella joins older brothers, HRH the Prince of Piedmonte, Prince Umberto of Savoy-Aosta, and HRH the Duke of the Abruzzi, Prince Amedeo of Savoy-Aosta.
The list of current (known) Royal pregnancies:
- TIRH The Prince and Princess of Prussia, Prince Georg Friedrich and Princess Sophie, Princess of Isenburg.
- HRH Princess Felipa of Bavaria and Christian Dienst. (1st child)
- TSH Hereditary Prince Christian and Hereditary Princess Jeannette of Fürstenberg. (1st child)
- HIH Princess Caroline Napoléon and Eric Querenet-Onfroy de Bréville. (2nd child)
- TRH Prince Gabriel and Princess Luciana of Orléans-Bragança. (1st child)
- TRH the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge. (1st child)
Royal engagements and weddings
HH Sheikh Dhiyab bin Tahnoun bin Mohammed Al Nahyan of Abu Dhabi married a daughter of the Emir of Abu Dhabi, HH Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, on 12 December. The Grand Ducal Court of Luxembourg announced the engagement of HRH Prince Félix of Luxembourg and Claire Lademacher on 13 December. The Jordanian Royal Court announced the engagement of HRH Princess Iman bint Al Hussein and Zaid Mirza on 20 December. Their wedding took place on 30 December. The Swedish Royal Court announced on 23 December, that the wedding of HRH Princess Madeleine and Christopher O'Neill is to take place on 8 June. HIRH Archduke Christoph of Austria married Adélaide Drapé-Frisch on 28 December (civil wedding) and 29 December (religious wedding.)
No Royal death has been reported in December.