Sofia de Borbon y Ortiz

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Sofía de Borbón y Ortiz (2018)

Sofía of Spain ( Sofía de Todos los Santos de Borbón y Ortiz, born April 29, 2007 in Madrid , Spain ) is the second daughter of the Spanish King Felipe VI. and his wife Queen Letizia . Sofía is second in line to the Spanish throne after her older sister Infanta Leonor, Princess of Asturias . As the daughter of the king, she is addressed as Royal Highness, Infanta of Spain.


Spanish royal family
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SM el Rey Don Felipe VI.
SM la Reina Doña Letizia

SM el Rey Don Juan Carlos
S.M. la Reina Doña Sophia

Birth and baptism

Infanta Sofia was born as the second daughter of the then Crown Prince couple Felipe and Letizia on April 29, 2007 in the Ruber Internacional Hospital in Madrid.

The Infanta was baptized on July 15, 2007 in the Zarzuela Palace by the Archbishop of Madrid Antonio Rouco Varela . As with her father in 1968, water from the Jordan was used according to family tradition . According to the tradition of the Bourbons, de Todos los Santos ( of All Saints ) was added to their first name . Godparents were her maternal grandmother, Paloma Rocasolano Rodríguez and Konstantin Sakskoburggotski, son of the former Tsar Simeon II of Bulgaria. Sofía is named after her grandmother, Queen Sophia .

School attendance

Infanta Sofia started her education on September 15, 2010 at the Santa María de los Rosales school in the Aravaca district of Madrid. Her older sister and father also attend or have attended this school.


Pedigree Infanta Leonor de Todos los Santos de Borbón Ortiz

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King Alfonso XIII
⚭ 1906
Victoria Eugénie von Battenberg

Karl Maria of Naples and Sicily
⚭ 1907
Luise Franziska von Orléans

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Constantine I of Greece
⚭ 1889
Sophie of Prussia

Ernst August of Hanover ,
Duke of Braunschweig
⚭ 1913
Viktoria Luise of Prussia

José Ortiz Pool

Carmen Velasco Gutiérrez

Eulalio Álvarez de la Fuente

Plácida del Valle Arribas
(* 1900)

Miguel Rocasolano Cebrián
⚭ 1901
María Camacho Rodríguez

Enrique Rodríguez

María Paloma Figueredo

Great grandparents

Prince Johann of Spain , Count of Barcelona (1913–1993)
⚭ 1935
Princess Maria de las Mercedes of Naples-Sicily (1910–2000)

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King Paul of Greece
⚭ 1938
Princess Friederike von Hannover

José Luis Ortiz Velasco
⚭ 1949
María del Carmen Álvarez del Valle
(* 1928)

Francisco Julio Rocasolano Camacho
⚭ 1950
Enriqueta Rodríguez Figueredo


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King Juan Carlos I (* 1938)
⚭ 1962
Princess Sophia of Greece (* 1938)

Jesús José Ortiz Álvarez (* 1949)
⚭ 1971
María Paloma Rocasolano Rodríguez (* 1952)


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King Felipe VI. (* 1968)
⚭ 2004
Letizia Ortiz Rocasolano (* 1972)

Infanta Sofía (* 2007)

Web links

Individual evidence

  1. Su Alteza Real doña Sofía
  2. a b Princess Letizia mother for the second time ,, April 29, 2007
  3. Doña Letizia dio a luz a una niña a las 4:50 pm horas ,, April 29, 2007
  4. Baptized with Jordanwasser - Princess Sofia ,, July 16, 2007
  5. ^ El Príncipe Felipe: "Nuestra hija se llama Sofía" ,, April 29, 2007
  6. Photo documentation on , accessed June 26, 2014
predecessor Office successor
Leonor, Princess of Asturias Spanish Succession
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Infanta Elena of Spain