The youngest issue of Swedish King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia, Princess Madeleine is engaged to marry her longtime beau. The Swedish Royal Palace announced the engagement of the princess with her boyfriend Jonas Bergstrom.
According to procedures specify in Sweden’s constitution, the nuptials announcement was made after the king got approval from the government. In a statement the place said “Today, Tuesday, 11, August 2009, the engagement between Her Royal Highness Princess Madeleine and Mr Jonas Bergstroem was announced.”
27-year-old Princess Madeleine has got siblings; they are Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Carl Philip. Date for the marriage ceremony has not been yet set, but the plave spokesperson Annika Sonnerberg said it can be after Victoria’s wedding in June 2010.
31-year-old Princess Victoria publicized her own engagement on 24 February. She is going to marry her ex-personal trainer Daniel Westling, 35, in June next year. Westling owns a number of luxury fitness centers in Stockholm.
In 2006, after getting an undergraduate degree in art, history and ethnology, Madeleine has combined studies on social affairs with serving the World Childhood Foundation in Stockholm. On the hand 30-year-old Bergstrom got a master’s degree in law. He has served as an associate attorney at a firm in Stockholm since 2006.