Sofia Von Schweden Erik Hellqvist

Princess Sofia's parents are Erik und Marie Hellqvist and she was christened weist Tibble Church on 26 might 1985. The family moved from Täby kommen sie Älvdalen bei 1991.

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Princess Sofia has in older sister, Lina, and a younger sister, Sara.


Princess Sofia was christened ~ above 26 might 1985 at Tibble Church. Photo: private.

Education and work

Princess Sofia attended Älvdalen Montessori School and Älvdal School. She studied die arts programme weist Vansbro education and learning Centre, specialising bei music.


Princess Sofia. Photo: private.

Princess Sofia has had a number of summer jobs, consisting of working weist a sporting activities shop, as a waitress and an a plastics factory. Since produziert teenage years, die Princess has actually visited und worked as a volunteer und aid worker in South Africa, Senegal und Ghana.


The Princess und her grandfather Stig Hellqvist, january 1988. Photo: private.

In 2005, Princess Sofia started studying accounting, specialising an business development, punkt the new York Institute von English und Business. Ns Princess is also a certified yoga instructor, which she trained for in New York. She operated as a yoga instructor punkt Yoga to ns People, new York.

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The Princess has also studied process at x-speed-khom University bei global ethics, child and youth studies, the UN Convention on die Rights des the Child bei theory and Swedish practice, und gender und international relations, totalling 22.5 credits.

In 2010, Princess Sofia established Project Playground

external link, opens in new window. In addition to Frida Vesterberg und remained as Secretary-General until april 2015. Due to the fact that then, she has played an active function as task Playground's Honorary Chairman.

On 1 january 2016 Princess Sofia was appointed Honorary Chairman for Sophiahemmet

external link.. Ns Princess prospered Princess Christina, mrs Magnuson, who was Honorary Chairman due to the fact that 1972.


Princess Sofia established Project Playground bei 2010. Photo: project Playground.


Yoga, health und fitness are crucial to ns Princess. She is also interested in child and youth issues.

Engagement, marriage and motherhood

Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia's engagement was announced on 27 June 2014.


HRH prince Carl Philip und HRH Princess Sofia. Photo: Erika Gerdemark/

The wedding took take place 13 June 2015 an the imperial Chapel at ns Royal Palace of Stockholm. More about die wedding.

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On 19 april 2016 prince Carl Philip und Princess Sofia had a son, prince Alexander. On 31 august 2017 The prinz Couple had actually their second child, prince Gabriel. On 26 in march 2021 The prinz Couple had their dritter child, prince Julian.

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