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    • Monaco Le Royaume d'une Princesse
    • The Kelly Family - 1947 Grace, her father, Kell, Lizanne and her mother
    • In “Mogambo”, with Clark Gable 1952
    • Already a consecrated Hollywood star 1954
    • 1954 - Best actress Oscar in “The Country Girl” with William Holden with Marlon Brando
    • 1956 – Her last film “ High Society” – scene with Louis Armstrong
    • “ High Society” Scene with Frank Sinatra
    • The engagement with Prince Rainier III – Jan 05, 1956 wearing the flower that was her legendary passion – the orchid
    • The marriage in April 19, 1956
    • Prínce and Princess of Monaco Official photo
    • Familiar life At official solemnity
    • Her firstborn, Princess Caroline Née Caroline Louise Margueritte Grimaldi, in January 23, 1957
    • Born Albert Alexandre Louis Pierre Grimaldi in March 14, 1958 Prince Albert, second son and first in succession
    • Née Stéphanie Marie Élisabeth Grimaldi , in February 1st , 1965 The youngest child
    • Grandchildren – from the firstborn Andrea Charlotte Pierre
    • Principality of Monaco The Grimaldi, a family of Genovese origin exiles, in December 8, 1297 joined Monaco’s Fortress – by then a Genovese colony – and launched the first stone in this fortified square (today the Principality Palace).
    • Grimaldi Palace Is ever since the official residence of Monaco’s Principality Princes
    • Throne room During the last five centuries is the scenery of most of royal family weddings, besides other solemn ceremonies.
    • The Cliff View of the Grimaldi Castle on the Cliff, and part of the Port of Monaco.
    • Monaco’s Port Officially, “Port Hercule”
    • The Cathedral Where Grace married and rests forever
    • Court Palace Its construction begun in 1924; dedicated in May 1st, 1930
    • Dedicated in 1910 by its founder, Prince Albert I Oceanographic Museum
    • This Museum and Institute was directed by Jacques Cousteau Oceanographic Museum - facade
    • Fontvieille Port Built 50 years ago, protected by the oriental part of the Cliff of Monaco is the best sheltered one.
    • Inaugurated in 1864 “ Hotel de Paris”
    • “ Hotel de Paris” Salle Empire
    • Grand Prix Sunday Monaco is a party allover
    • View from outside the upper exit of the train station Grand Prix Circuit
    • The guardrails were still in place from the Monaco Grand Prix Grand Prix Sunday - Hotel de Paris
    • Casino Plaza On a feast day
    • Monte Carlo The beach
    • Art in the gardens Botero – Adam and Eve
    • ... collective of luxury… ... Marina
    • ... or singular opulence ... Pier
    • The Shopping Mall Outside architecture
    • The Shopping Mall Inside shops
    • Monte Carlo The port at night
    • “ Café de Paris” Where everybody “happens”, or watch who does…
    • “ Café de Paris” At night, more swarm still Monaco’s mythic meeting point
    • Hotel Hermitage One of the most traditional and refined of Monaco’s hotels.
    • Hotel Hermitage Main entrance
    • Hotel Hermitage Lobby
    • Hotel Hermitage Salle Belle Epoque
    • Monte Carlo Casino – architecture detail By Charles Garnier, architect that projected also the Paris Opera
    • Monte Carlo Casino Under its lights magic
    • Monte Carlo Opera House Conceived by Charles Garnier as well
    • The Royal Entrance Monte Carlo Opera House
    • The sons at present... The son, present Sovereign Prince of Principality as Albert II, and Princesses
    • Grace also left her mark adding a new tradition – 54th Ball of Roses – III 24, 2007 Roses were amongst the passions of Princess Grace, who idealized this social and beneficent happening, and has been its first hostess
    • and… in July 27, 2007, the 59th Red Cross’ Beneficent Ball Honoring Princess Grace, when Grimaldi’s House Princesses entered bearing bouquets of other of its great passions – the orchids
    • The End End can with ESC