Miguel Urdangarin y Borbón is a Spanish member of the Royal Family. As of mid-2020, he was the 9th in line to the Spanish throne.
Miguel Urdangarin y Borbón Facts
- Just like all of his siblings, he was born at the Teknon Medical Center in Barcelona, Spain.
- Miguel was born at 7:30 A.M. local time. He measured 52 centimeters or about 20.5 inches and weighed 3.350 kg or about 7.5 lbs at birth.
- He was named after his paternal uncle, Mikel Urdangarin y Liebaert.
- A part of his full name, “de Todos los Santos” is customary to the Spanish Royal Family. It translates to “of All Saints”.
- He was baptized on June 23, 2003, at Zarzuela Palace. The ceremony was led by Cardinal Antonio María Rouco Varel and the water used was from the Jordan River.
- His godparents are his maternal uncle, then-Prince Felipe, later King Felipe VI of Spain, and paternal aunt Lucia.
- Miguel’s parents were given the title of Duke and Duchess of Palma de Mallorca after their wedding, on September 26, 1997. His uncle Felipe stripped them of the titles on June 11, 2015, when they were charged with fiscal/tax-related crimes connected to a non-profit organization. His dad was sentenced to 5 years and 10 months in prison on June 12, 2018. Cristina, his mom, was acquitted of the charges but had to pay back €265,088, assumed cost to the crown due to her actions.
- Miguel is particularly fond of sports such as , sailing, skating, surfing, and skiing.
- He speaks English, French, and Spanish fluently.
- Miguel has a close relationship with his cousin Froilán de Marichalar.
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Facts of Miguel de Todos los Santos Urdangarin y Borbón
- Gender Male
- full nameMiguel de Todos los Santos Urdangarin y Borbón
- nicknamesExcelentísimo señor Don Miguel (His Excellency Mr. Miguel), Miguel, Great of Spain
- birthplaceBarcelona, Spain
- Date of Birth April 30, 2002
- Age 19 years 7 months
- Horoscope Taurus
- Lucky Number 2
- Lucky Stone Emerald
- Lucky Color Green
- Best Match for Marriage Virgo, Cancer, Capricorn
- ethnicity / ethnic backgroundGreek and Spanish and Spanish Basque and Belgian
- religionRoman Catholicism
- professionMember of the Royal Family
- weight64 kg or 141 lbs
- height5 ft 7½ in or 171.5 cm
- hair colorSunkissed Brown
- eye colorBlue
- body type / buildSlim
- motherCristina de Borbón y Grecia
- fatherIñaki Urdangarin Liebaert
- sistersIrene Urdangarin y Borbón