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The youngest daughter of King Juan Carlos I and Queen Sofia is Infanta Cristina of Spain. She is very fluent in speaking, Spanish, English, Catalan, Greek, and French. Previously she gained practical experience working for UNESCO back in 1991.
Cristina was born on June 13, 1965, at Our Lady of Loreto Nursing Home, Madrid, Spain. Her full name is Cristina Federica Victoria Antonia de la Santísima Trinidad de Borbón y de Grecia. Currently, she is fifty-four years old. And is the aunt of two wonderful King Felipe's daughters, Leonor, Princess of Asturias and Infanta Sofia.
She graduated from Universidad Complutense de Madrid in 1989, where she gathered a political science degree. Similarly, later she collected her MA in international relations from New York University. She is also the first member of the Spanish royal family, whoever holds a salaried job.
Cristina Federica, Infanta of Spain is Married to handball player
Infanta of Spain and Inaki Urdangarin met back in 1976 at the Atlanta Summer Olympics. Within a first met, they were very much attracted by one another and later started dating. Just a year then, on October 4, 1997, in Barcelona, the pair tied the wedding knots.
The ceremony was filled with lots of prominent personalities from all over Spain. It was one of the greatest royal ceremonies where millions of people around Spain witnessed the celebration.
Blessed with four children
Further, the pair are blessed with four children from their marital life. Juan was born on September 29, 1999, whereas Pablo was born on December 6, 2000. Similarly, Miguel was born on April 30, 2002, and Irene was born on June 5, 2005.
As of now, the children are twenty years old, nineteen years old, seventeen years old, and fifteen years old, respectively. Juan, who is eldest of all, has recently graduated while the other three kids are still undergraduates.
How rich is Infanta Cristina of Spain?
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Cristina has a net worth of $10 Million. However, It is believed that her all fortune is combined by her career and royal assets.
Similarly, working in various fields, she currently earns over $100,000 annually. Further, her husband, Inaki Urdangarin, also has a fortune of $10 Million. As of now, she is luxuriously living a lavish lifestyle with her four kids.
Infanta Cristina of Spain's husband is still in prison
Her Royal highness, Cristina's husband, is a Spanish retired handball player. During his outstanding career, he has gathered many titles and honors for himself and the nation. But on June 18, 2018, he entered prison after he was found guilty of tax fraud, embezzlement by the Spanish courts.
He is now serving for five-year and ten-month prison sentence at Brieva penitentiary. Similarly, Cristina was also charged with tax fraud and money laundering by a Spanish judge on January 7, 2014.
However, she was acquitted of all the charges on February 17, 2017. She was also deprived by his brother, King Felipe VI, of her dukedom on June 12, 2015. Despite all the incidents, she is still close to her brother and his wife, Queen Letizia.
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