Queen Silvia o Swaden

Silvia (born Silvia Renate Sommerlath on 23 December 1943) is the Queen consort o Sweden as the spouse o Keeng Carl XVI Gustaf; she has held this teetle since her mairiage tae the king in 1976. She is the mither o the heir apparent tae the throne, Croun Princess Victoria. In 2011, she became the laingest-serving Queen o Swaden, a record previously held bi Sofia o Nassau.

Queen Silvia of Sweden, June 8, 2013 (cropped).jpg
Queen Silvia, 8 June 2013
Queen consort of Swaden
Tenur19 Juin 1976 – present
BornSilvia Renate Sommerlath
(1943-12-23) 23 December 1943 (age 78)
Heidelberg, Republic o Baden, Germany
SpouseCarl XVI Gustaf o Swaden (m. 1976)
FaitherWalther Sommerlath
MitherAlice Soares de Toledo
ReleegionKirk o Swaden
SeegnaturSilvia's signature
Greater coat of arms of Silvia, Queen of Sweden.svg


  1. Princess Victoria o Swaden, Croun Princess o Swaden, Duchess o Västergötland (born 14 Julie 1977) mairit Daniel Westling an haed issue.
  2. Prince Carl Philip o Swaden, Duke o Värmland (born 13 Mey 1979)
  3. Princess Madeleine o Swaden, Duchess o Hälsingland an o Gästrikland (born 10 Juin 1982) mairit Christopher O'Neill an haed issue.
  1. Carl Philip o Swaden wis prins heirin (kronprins) till 1980, when sexual equality in succession wis made. Prinses Victoria becoms heirin prinses again.