You asked: Do Spain still have a royal family?

The current Spanish royal family consists of the present king, King Felipe VI, the queen consort, Queen Letizia, their children Leonor, Princess of Asturias and Infanta Sofía of Spain, and the king’s parents, King Juan Carlos I and Queen Sofía.

Who is current King of Spain?

The Restoration period, which started with Alfonso XII in 1875, concluded in 1931 with the proclamation of the Second Republic and the end of the reign of Alfonso XIII. They were years of great economic growth, grounded on Spain’s industrialisation, favoured by its neutrality in World War I.

Who rules Spain today?

King Felipe VI (Spanish pronunciation: [feˈlipe], baptised as Felipe Juan Pablo Alfonso de Todos los Santos de Borbón y de Grecia; born 30 January 1968) is the current King of Spain.

Felipe VI of Spain.

Felipe VI
Reign 19 June 2014 – present
Enthronement 19 June 2014
Predecessor Juan Carlos I
Heir presumptive Leonor

Does France have a royal family?

France is a Republic, and there’s no current royal family recognized by the French state. Still, there are thousands of French citizens who have titles and can trace their lineage back to the French Royal Family and nobility.

Is the Spanish Royal Family German?

The present King Felipe (Philipp) VI is half german as long as their maternal ancestors changed their Schleswig-Holstein surname for “Greece” during WWII, as the british Royal Family turned to Windsor from Saxe-Coburg-Gotha in WWI.

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Does Germany have a royal family?

Does Germany have a royal family? No, modern-day Germany has never had a monarch. However, from 1871 through 1918, the German Empire consisted of Kingdoms, Grand Duchies, Duchies, and Principalities, and all had royal families whose linage could be traced back to the Holy Roman Empire.

How is King Felipe related to Queen Elizabeth?

Elizabeth II and her late husband, Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, were second cousins once removed through Christian IX and third cousins as they are both great-great-grandchildren of Victoria.

Are the Spanish and British royal families related?

King Felipe VI has distant ties to the British royal family. His maternal great-grandfather, King Constantine I of Greece, was Prince Philip’s uncle. King Felipe VI also has British royal roots on his paternal side.