Prince-Haakon-Princess-Mette-Marit-family-450px-nc Norway’s Crown Prince Haakon celebrated his 35th birthday last July 20, 2008. He is shown here with his wife Crown Princess Mette Marit, daughter Princess Ingrid Alexandra and son Prince Sverre Magnus in Flatholmen near Risor, Norway. The family has a new summer house in the area.

Prince Haakon’s full name is Haakon Magnus. He was born in 1973 in Oslo, to King Harald and Queen Sonja. Haakon has an older sister, Princess Martha Louise. Recently, he went on a trip to the arctic with Princess Victoria of Sweden and Prince Frederik of Denmark. He also participated in WWF’s Green Finger Project, with Princess Mette-Marit.

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