HRH Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden
Victoria Ingrid Alice Désirée, Crown Princess of Sweden, Duchess of Västergötland, is the eldest child of King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia.
The declaration of Crown Princess Victoria’s majority took place in the Hall of State at the Royal Palace of Stockholm on 14 July 1995.
In accordance with the 1979 Act of Succession, which entered into force on 1 January 1980, Crown Princess Victoria is heir to the Swedish throne. The Crown Princess will be Sweden’s first female Head of State from the Bernadotte Dynasty. In modern times Sweden has only had two queens regnant, Kristina and Ulrika Eleonora.
Tuesday 24 February 2009, The Crown Princess and Mr. Daniel Westling announced their engagement at the Royal Palace in Stockholm. The wedding took place on 19 June 2010 in Storkyrkan in Stockholm.