Wednesday 22 February 2017

Princess Maria-Olympia: 7 things you need to know about Prince Harry's rumoured new romance

Sarah-Jane Murphy

Published 18/01/2016 | 14:36

Princess Maria-Olympia wearing Louis Vuttion
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Princess Maria-Olympia wearing Louis Vuttion Credit:Instagram/
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 04: Princess Maria Olympia of Greece attends the 2015 Guggenheim International Gala Pre-Party made possible by Dior at Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum on November 4, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Nicholas Hunt/Getty Images for Christian Dior)
PARIS, FRANCE - JULY 09: Emma Watson, Princess Maria Olympia of Grece, Princess Marie Chantal of Grece attend at Valentino show as part of Paris Fashion Week - Haute Couture Fall/Winter 2014-2015 at Hotel Salomon de Rothschild on July 9, 2014 in Paris, France. (Photo by Michel Dufour/WireImage)
The princess is a keen horse rider Credit: Instagram

It seems that Prince Harry is off the market. Again.

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Everyone's favourite royal has apparently fallen for nineteen-year-old Princess Maria-Olympia of Greece and Denmark.

Australian magazine New Idea reports that the eligible Prince (31) was set up with the blond beauty by his cousin Princess Beatrice.

The magazine claims that Harry is 'smitten' with the teen and they're busy planning a skiing trip to Switzerland prior to Easter.

Olympia studied drama, history of art, graphics and photography
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Olympia studied drama, history of art, graphics and photography Credit:Instagram/
Her cousin Talita von Furstenberg (16) is the granddaughter of Diane von Furstenberg.
Credit: Instagram
Credit: Instagram
The princess is a keen horse rider Credit: Instagram
Prince Harry is an accomplished polo player

The publication even claims that the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are fans of Maria-Olympia.

Seven things you need to know about Harry's latest squeeze:

PARIS, FRANCE - JULY 09: Emma Watson, Princess Maria Olympia of Grece, Princess Marie Chantal of Grece attend at Valentino show as part of Paris Fashion Week - Haute Couture Fall/Winter 2014-2015 at Hotel Salomon de Rothschild on July 9, 2014 in Paris, France. (Photo by Michel Dufour/WireImage)
PARIS, FRANCE - JULY 09: Emma Watson, Princess Maria Olympia of Grece, Princess Marie Chantal of Grece attend at Valentino show as part of Paris Fashion Week - Haute Couture Fall/Winter 2014-2015 at Hotel Salomon de Rothschild on July 9, 2014 in Paris, France. (Photo by Michel Dufour/WireImage)

1. Maria-Olympia's parents are Crown Princess Marie-Chantal and Crown Prince Pavlos, and despite her title she does not speak Greek.

2. She was born in New York and brought up in London with her four brothers; 16-year-old Prince Constantine-Alexios, 14-year-old Prince Achileas-Andreas, ten-year-old Prince Odysseas-Kimon, and six-year-old Prince Aristidis-Stavros.

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 04: Princess Maria Olympia of Greece attends the 2015 Guggenheim International Gala Pre-Party made possible by Dior at Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum on November 4, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Nicholas Hunt/Getty Images for Christian Dior)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 04: Princess Maria Olympia of Greece attends the 2015 Guggenheim International Gala Pre-Party made possible by Dior at Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum on November 4, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Nicholas Hunt/Getty Images for Christian Dior)

3. Olympia studied drama, history of art, graphics and photography in London and recently featured on the cover of Tatler.

4. She enjoys a privileged social life, with recent Instagram snaps showing her at Valentino's runway show and on on holidays in Mykonos in Greece.

Prince Harry arrives at the Royal Variety Performance at the Albert Hall in London
Prince Harry arrives at the Royal Variety Performance at the Albert Hall in London

5. Her cousin Talita von Furstenberg (16) is the granddaughter of Diane von Furstenberg.

6. Talita's mother is Alexandra von Furstenberg (Marie-Chantal's younger sister), who works as a director for clothing label DvF.

7. Despite Greece not having been a monarchy since the 1970's Marie-Chantal and her husband are still known as 'Their Royal Highness the Crown and Crown Princess'.

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