This October 31, Princess Leonor turns 16. Just two weeks after her last great challenge, the delivery of the Princess of Asturias awards, the heir to the throne of Spain shows that she is an exemplary teenager, capable of facing the great challenges. Today we review his life, with some of the most tender photos.
Today, on her birthday, we review the 16 years of life of Princess Leonor in images and go through all the key moments since her birth, on October 31, 2006.
Princess Leonor birthday: the most tender photos
Baptism of Princess Leonor
The then Princes of Asturias at the baptism of their firstborn, the now Princess Leonor.
Virgin of Atocha
Little Leonor, less than a year old, in the traditional presentation to the Virgin of Atocha.
Leonor in nursery school
Little Leonor, with just 2 years with her backpack of wheels upon arrival at the nursery school.
Leonor in Easter 2009
Nice close up of the now Princess of Asturias, in Easter 2009.
Princess Leonor at Euro 2012
Little Leonor and Sofia with the trophy that the Spanish football team won in 2012.
Princess Leonor on Hispanic Heritage Day 2014
It is common to see very tender gestures of complicity between the Queen and her eldest daughter. In this case, in the Hispanic Day parade in 2014.
Leonor’s First Communion
Princess Leonor greets the press on the day of her First Communion, May 20, 2015.
Leonor at Easter Mass
Princess Leonor and Infanta Sofía, despite being almost two years old, have practically the same height, as can be seen in this image taken last Easter, during the traditional Easter Mass in Palma de Mallorca in 2016.
Princess Leonor’s 12th birthday
Official portrait on the occasion of Leonor’s 12th birthday, the Royal House published her first official portrait as Princess of Asturias.
Leonor on holiday
Princess Leonor and her father during their summer holidays in Palma. The heiress wore a Zara dress that sold out almost instantly.
Princess Leonor on the 40th anniversary of the Constitution
Leonor gave her first official speech on the day she turned 15: the Princess of Asturias read at the Headquarters of the Cervantes Institute in Madrid an extract of the Constitution on the occasion of the 40th anniversary of its approval in the Congress of Deputies.
Start of course
Princess Leonor poses very smiling next to her sister, the Infanta Sofía, at the beginning of the school year at the Santa María de los Rosales School, in Madrid.
Princess Leonor at boarding school in Wales
2021 is undoubtedly being an unforgettable year for Princess Leonor, who has left the Palacio de la Zarzuela to study high school at an exclusive boarding school in Wales.
Leonor at the Princess Asturias Awards 2021 concert
This 2021 Leonor has debuted with her sister Sofía in the Princess of Asturias Awards Concert. In this appointment in Oviedo, the heiress eclipsed Queen Letizia herself.
Princess Asturias Awards 2021
Leonor was once again the undisputed protagonist of the Princess of Asturias Awards 2021, where she not only impacted with her perfect look, but also surprised with an impeccable speech that demonstrates her great change and maturity.