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Crown Princess of Sweden
Duchess of Västergötland
Victoria, Crown Princess of Sweden in 2018.jpg
Crown Princess Victoria, 8 June 2013.
Born (1977-07-14) 14 July 1977 (age 45)
Karolinska University Hospital,
Solna, Sweden
(m. 2010)
Issue Princess Estelle, Duchess of Östergötland
Prince Oscar, Duke of Skåne
Full name
Victoria Ingrid Alice Désirée
House Bernadotte
Father Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden
Mother Silvia Sommerlath
Religion Church of Sweden
Signature Victoria's signature

Victoria, Crown Princess of Sweden, Duchess of Västergötland (full name in Swedish: Victoria Ingrid Alice Désirée, born 14 July 1977) is the heiress apparent to the throne of Sweden.

Early life

Victoria was born on 14 July 1977 at Karolinska University Hospital in Solna. She is eldest child and elder daughter of Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia of Sweden. Victoria has two younger siblings, Prince Carl Philip and Princess Madeleine.

Marriage and children

Victoria married her former personal trainer, Daniel Westling, on 19 June 2010. They have two children:

Titles and styles

  • 14 July 1977 – 31 December 1979: Her Royal Highness Princess Victoria of Sweden.
  • 1 January 1980 – 9 January 1980: Her Royal Highness Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden.
  • 9 January 1980 – present: Her Royal Highness Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden, Duchess of Västergötland.

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