Queen Paola o Belgium


Queen Paola o Belgium (née Donna Paola Ruffo di Calabria born 11 September 1937) is the wife o the umwhile Keeng Albert II anwis Queen o the Belgians from 1993 until her husband's abdication in 2013 in favour o their son Keeng Philippe.

Paola
Paola of Belgium 1969b.jpg
Paola in 1969, with Albert behind her
Queen consort o the Belgians
Tenur9 August 1993 – 21 July 2013
Born (1937-09-11) 11 September 1937 (age 83)
Villa Claudia, Forte dei Marmi, Italy
SpouseAlbert II o Belgium (m. 1959)
Issue
Full name
Paola Margherita Giuseppina Maria Antonia Consiglia Ruffo di Calabria
HooseRuffo di Calabria
FaitherFulco, Prince Ruffo di Calabria
MitherLuisa Gazelli dei Coont o Rossana
ReleegionRoman Catholicism
Alliance Coat of Arms of King Albert II and Queen Paola (1993-2019).svg


Teetles an stylesEedit

  • 11 September 1937 – 2 July 1959 Donna Paola Ruffo di Calabria.
  • 2 Julie 1959 – 9 August 1993 Her Ryal Highness The Princess o Liège.
  • 9 August 1993 – 21 Julie 2013 Her Majesty The Queen o the Belgians
  • 21 Julie 2013 – present Her Majesty Queen Paola.