Serbia: HRH Prince Alexander Patron Of Kraljevo Royal Crowns

Photo: Marina Mihajlovic
Belgrade, July 26, 2014 - His Royal Highness Prince Alexander is pleased to announce that as of today, American football club “Royal Crowns” from Kraljevo will be under his patronage.

In his letter to Mr. Srdjan Cosic, the chairman of the club, Prince Alexander said: “I was very glad to receive the request to be the patron of the American football club ‘Royal Crowns’. It is with great pleasure that I accept the patronage of this outstanding club, which cherishes the traditional friendship between Serbian and American people. Please accept my best regards and convey them to all members of the American Football Club “Royal Crowns”, as well as wishes for success in your work”.

A group of enthusiasts and fans of American football founded the club on October 7, 2004 in Kraljevo. Since then, the club has grown into one of the most respected clubs in Serbia and the region, achieving impressive results in sports, excellent cooperation at international level and a strong commitment to the field of humanitarian and community service in the local community. This sports club proudly bears the name of “Royal Crowns” from its founding to the present, and this name was chosen in an effort to preserve and promote the tradition of the Serbian people, and promotion of constitutional monarchy as the form of government, as well as of the Serbian Royal Family Karadjordjevic.

His Royal Highness Prince Alexander was born in Fairfax Virginia 15 January 1982. He is the fraternal twin of Prince Philip and he is third in line to the Throne after his elder brothers Hereditary Prince Peter and Prince Philip. He is the son of HRH Crown Prince Alexander II and HIRH Princess Maria da Gloria of Orleans Bragança. Prince Alexander is the grandson of the HM King Peter II and HM Queen Alexandra His Godparents are HM the Queen of Spain, HM King Constantine of the Hellenes, and HRH the Duchess of Calabria. Extensive biography of HRH Prince Alexander can be found on the website