Their Serene Highnesses Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene of Monaco have announced the birth of twins.
It is with immense joy that TT.SS.HH the Prince and Princess of Monaco have the great pleasure to announce the birth of Their children named:
- Gabriella, Thérèse, Marie (born at 17h04)
- Jacques, Honoré, Rainier (born at 17h06)
The births took place on 10th December 2014 at the Maternity of the Princess Grace Hospital Monaco.
The Princess and the Children are doing well.
The Prince Jacques, Honoré, Rainier is the Crown Prince. In accordance with the historic custom established by the treaty of Péronne (1641), He shall receive the title of Marquis of Baux (in Provence).
The Princess Gabriella, Thérèse, Marie, second child in the line of succession, shall receive the title of Countess of Carladès (in Auvergne).
The Embassy of the Principality of Monaco in the United States has opened an online guestbook for anyone wishing to send congratulatory messages to Their Serene Highnesses following the Princely births.
Please click for the form.
The Prince and Princess are kindly requesting to abstain from sending gifts and suggest instead donations to either the Princess Grace Foundation-USAor the Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation-USA*. Donations can be made online by clicking on the foundation link.
(* these foundations are suggested to U.S. citizens and residents for tax purposes)
Thank you for your continued support.
The Embassy of the Principality of Monaco