Who is the Princess of Germany?
On 6 June 1905, she married German Crown Prince Wilhelm. The couple had four sons and two daughters. Cecilie, tall and statuesque, became popular in Germany for her sense of style.
Duchess Cecilie of Mecklenburg-Schwerin.
|Cecilie of Mecklenburg-Schwerin|
|German Crown Princess Crown Princess of Prussia|
|Born||20 September 1886 Schwerin, Mecklenburg-Schwerin|
Why were there so many German princesses?
Why use Germans? When the term German Prince or Princess is used, it is referring to a member of one of the many ruling sovereign houses of the Central Europe region. They were often used as suitable marriage candidates, simply due to the fact there were so many of them.
What countries have a royal family?
|Realm / Kingdom||Monarch (Birth)||House|
|United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland||Queen Elizabeth II (b. 1926)||Windsor|
|Kingdom of Bahrain||King Hamad bin Isa (b. 1950)||Al Khalifa|
|Kingdom of Belgium||King Philippe (b. 1960)||Saxe-Coburg and Gotha|
|Kingdom of Bhutan||King Jigme Khesar Namgyel (b. 1980)||Wangchuck|
Which country still has a king?
Absolute monarchs remain in the Nation of Brunei, the Abode of Peace; the Sultanate of Oman; the State of Qatar; and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The Kingdom of Bahrain, and the State of Kuwait are classified as mixed, meaning there are representative bodies of some kind, but the monarch retains most of his powers.