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Who was the last king or queen of Spain?

Who was the last king or queen of Spain?

Felipe VI
House of Bourbon (1975–present)

Name Lifespan Reign end
Juan Carlos I 5 January 1938 18 June 2014 (abdicated)
Felipe VI 30 January 1968 Incumbent

How many languages does King Felipe speak?

Spanish
EnglishFrenchCatalanGreek
Felipe VI of Spain/Languages

Who rule Spain now?

Monarchy of Spain

King of Spain
Felipe VI since 19 June 2014
Details
Style His Majesty
Heir presumptive Leonor, Princess of Asturias

Who was the 1st King of Spain?

Ferdinand
Ferdinand is considered de facto the first king of Spain, being described as such during his own lifetime, although Castile and Aragon remained de jure two different kingdoms until the Nueva Planta decrees of 1707 to 1716.

Who was the King of Spain in 1962?

Then-Prince Juan Carlos of Spain and his wife princess Sophia of Greece are pictured in Athens during their wedding in 1962. Spanish King Juan Carlos I and Queen Sofia visit Ceuta in 2007. Spain’s Crown Prince Felipe, Spain’s King Juan Carlos and Spain’s Princess Letizia.

Who is the current king and Queen of Spain?

The Spanish monarchy is currently represented by King Felipe VI, Queen Letizia, and their daughters Leonor, Princess of Asturias, and Infanta Sofía . The Spanish Constitution of 1978 re-established a constitutional monarchy as the form of government for Spain.

When did Queen Sofia of Spain become Queen?

She became queen upon her husband’s accession in 1975. On 19 June 2014, Juan Carlos abdicated in favor of their son Felipe VI. Princess Sophia of Greece and Denmark was born on 2 November 1938, at Tatoi Palace in Psychiko, Athens, Greece, the eldest child of King Paul and his wife, Queen Frederica.

She is also second cousin to Prince Charles. She became queen upon her husband’s accession in 1975. On 19 June 2014, Juan Carlos abdicated in favor of their son Felipe VI. Princess Sophia of Greece and Denmark was born on 2 November 1938, at Tatoi Palace in Psychiko, Athens, Greece, the eldest child of King Paul and his wife, Queen Frederica.