List of current consorts of sovereigns

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List of current consorts of sovereigns[edit]

Europe[edit]

Picture Name Birth Marriage Became Consort Spouse
Prince Philip March 2015 (cropped).jpg Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh 10 June 1921 20 November 1947 6 February 1952 Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom
Queen Sonja of Norway.jpg Queen Sonja of Norway 4 July 1937 29 August 1968 17 January 1991 Harald V of Norway
Queen Silvia.jpg Queen Silvia of Sweden 23 December 1943 19 June 1976 Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden
Belgian Queen Mathilde.jpg Queen Mathilde of Belgium 20 January 1973 4 December 1999 21 July 2013 Philippe of Belgium
Maria Teresa Mestre.jpg Grand Duchess Maria Teresa of Luxembourg 22 March 1956 14 February 1981 7 October 2000 Henri of Luxembourg
VisitaoficialMexicoEspaña (cropped) (cropped).jpg Queen Letizia of Spain 15 September 1972 22 May 2004 19 June 2014 Felipe VI of Spain
Charlene, Princess of Monaco-2.jpg Princess Charlene of Monaco 25 January 1978 1 July 2011 Albert II of Monaco
Marie Kinsky von Wchinitz und Tettau.jpg Princess Marie of Liechtenstein 14 April 1940 30 July 1967 13 November 1989 Hans-Adam II of Liechtenstein
Koningin-maxima-okt-15-s.jpg Queen Máxima of the Netherlands 17 May 1971 2 February 2002 30 April 2013 Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands

Africa[edit]

Picture Name Birth Marriage Became Consort Spouse
Princess Lalla Salma.jpg Princess Lalla Salma of Morocco 10 May 1978 12 October 2001 21 March 2002 Mohammed VI of Morocco
Queen 'Masenate Mohato Seeiso.jpg Queen 'Masenate Mohato Seeiso of Lesotho 2 June 1976 18 February 2000 Letsie III of Lesotho
Coat of arms of Eswatini.svg 14 queen consorts or Inkhosikatis, 1 deceased, 2 left[1] 6 June 1969 1992 Mswati III of Swaziland

Asia[edit]

Picture Name Birth Marriage Became Consort Spouse
Queen Rania of Jordan Official Release 05 (cropped).jpg Queen Rania of Jordan 31 August 1970 10 June 1993 7 February 1999 Abdullah II of Jordan
Queen Saleha of Brunei.jpg Queen Saleha of Brunei 7 October 1946 29 July 1965 4 October 1967 Hassanal Bolkiah
Manmohan Singh and his wife Smt. Gursharan Kaur with the King of Bhutan, His Majesty Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck and the Bhutan Queen, Her Majesty Jetsun Pema Wangchuck, in New Delhi on October 24, 2011 (cropped).jpg Queen Jetsun Pema of Bhutan 4 June 1990 13 October 2011 Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck
Arms of the Yang di-Pertuan Agong of Malaysia.svg Queen Azizah Aminah Maimunah of Malaysia 5 August 1960 6 March 1986 31 January 2019 Abdullah
Emblem of Bahrain.svg Queen Sabika bint Ibrahim of Bahrain 1948 9 October 1968 14 February 2002 Hamad ibn Isa Al Khalifa
Emblem of Qatar.svg Sheikha Jawahir bint Hamad of Qatar 8 January 2005 25 June 2013 Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani
Emblem of the United Arab Emirates.svg Sheikha Shamsa bint Suhail of United Arab Emirates 1971 1994 3 November 2004 Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan
Crown Princess Masako of Japan.jpg Empress Masako of Japan 9 December 1963 9 June 1993 1 May 2019 Naruhito of Japan
Queen Suthida, Royal ploughing ceremony 2019.jpg Queen Suthida of Thailand 3 June 1978 1 May 2019 Vajiralongkorn (Rama X) of Thailand

Oceania[edit]

Picture Name Birth Marriage Became Consort Spouse
Queen Nanasipauʻu Tukuʻaho festivity.jpg Queen Nanasipauʻu Tukuʻaho of Tonga 8 March 1954 11 December 1982 18 March 2012 Tupou VI of Tonga

Unmarried sovereigns[edit]

Divorced sovereigns[edit]

Sovereigns who are widows and widowers[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Succession to the Swazi throne. May 11 2013
  2. ^ Joseph A. Kechichian (December 17, 2010). "Sultan Qaboos Bin Saeed: A democrat visionary". Weekend Review. Gulf News. Retrieved 4 October 2012.
  3. ^ Royal Ark