The Lovely Ones: Charlene, Princess of Monaco

(Charlene Lynette Wittstock)

Did you know….
1. She was born on January 25, 1978 in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe.
2. She was a member of the women’s 4×100 medley South African swim team at the 2000 Summer Olympics.
3. She married the reigning Prince Albert of Monaco on July 1, 2011 and became Her Serene Highness The Princess of Monaco, a title last held by her late mother-in-law, Princess Grace.
4. In 2011, she became the global ambassador for the Special Olympics.
5. She was named on Vanity Fair’s Best Dressed List in 2011.