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Their Majesties the King and Queen with their three children and the Count of Barcelona in Marín 1986

  • Princess Letizia sells magazines: A new magazine came out in Spain last week and the Princess of Asturias was the first cover.
  • The Prince of Asturias will attend for the first time the Iberoamerican Summit for heads of State and government. This year’s Summit takes place in Paraguay and the King will be recovering from foot surgery and unable to attend.
  • The 2011 Prince of Asturias Award for Sports was announced yesterday: Haile Gebrselassie is the new laureate. Click here to see the winners in all the categories. The awards will be delivered by HRH the Prince of Asturias in a ceremony in Oviedo at the end of October.
  • This week marked the 25th anniversary of Prince Felipe’s entrance in the Military Naval School of Marín.
  • King Juan Carlos will have surgery to correct an Achiles tendinitis.
  • The tv movie Felipe and Letiza was an audience succes for the Italian Rai 1.
  • Prince Felipe and Princess Letizia will travel to Paris to attend the VIIth International Congress of Victims of Terrorism. The Congress takes place on the 15th, 16th and 17th of September 2011. Their Royal Highnesses are members of the Honorary Committee with Nicolas Sarkozy, Lionel Jospin, José María Aznar, Dominique Baudis and Bertrand Delanoë.
  • Princess Letizia’s birthday is the 15th of September.
  • The Prince of Asturias will chair the Scientific Council of the Elcano Royal Institute of International and Strategic Studies next Thursday.
  • Don Felipe and doña Letizia will open an International Congress on telecommunications in Santander next week.

Photo: Faro de Vigo/Cameselle