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Royal baby expected in the Swedish Royal house heir to the thrown announces expecting in March 2011

Thursday, 18 August 2011
The Swedish Crown Princess Victoria is pregnant and expecting a baby by March 2012, confirmed officials at the Swedish Royal Court, and wildly reported in Swedish press.

"Their Royal Highnesses Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel have great pleasure to announce that they are expecting a baby, "read a d statement from the court, yesterday Wednesday. The birth date is estimated for March 2012.

"I have a lot to look forward to this fall, "said the Crown Princess to the Swedish tabloid news Aftonbladet on its online.
"The expectant mother feels good. In the autumn of 2011, there are no major changes in the Crown Princess program, "wrote the Royal court.

The Princess Victoria and her husband Daniel Westling were married on June 19 last year after having got engaged in February 2009. Crown Princess lives at Haga Palace in Stockholm.

As heir to the Swedish throne, Victoria is to become the first female monarch in the Bernadotte family.

The news that Victoria and Prince Daniel is expecting in March has brought euphoria in Sweden and both Swedish and some foreign media have shown some attention to the news.

Prince Daniel said on Wednesday night to Swedish press that that he and Victoria are “very happy and excited.”
By Scancomark.se Team

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