Carlos Morales Quintana

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Carlos Morales Quintana
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Morales Quintana at the wedding of Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden, 19 June 2010
Born
Carlos Javier Morales Quintana[1]

(1970-12-31) 31 December 1970 (age 48)
Lanzarote, Spain
Spouse(s)
ChildrenArrietta Morales y de Grecia
Ana María Morales y de Grecia
Carlos Morales y de Grecia
Amelia Morales y de Grecia
Parent(s)Luis Miguel Morales Armas
María Teresa Quintana González

Carlos Javier Morales Quintana (born 31 December 1970) is a Spanish architect and yachtsman. He is the husband of Princess Alexia of Greece and Denmark who is member of the Greek and Danish Royal Families.[2]

Carlos Morales was born on 31 December 1970 in Lanzarote, Spain to Luis Miguel Morales y Armas and María Teresa Quintana y González. He married Princess Alexia, the eldest daughter and child of King Constantine II of Greece and Queen Anne-Marie of Greece, on 9 July 1999 at St. Sophia Cathedral, London, England.

The couple have four children:

  • Arrietta Morales y de Grecia (born 24 February 2002 in Barcelona)
  • Ana María Morales y de Grecia (born 15 May 2003 in Barcelona)
  • Carlos Morales y de Grecia (born 30 July 2005 in Barcelona)
  • Amelia Morales y de Grecia (born 26 October 2007 in Barcelona)

Carlos, Alexia and their family live now in Puerto Calero, Lanzarote, Canary Islands in a house that Carlos designed.[3] Carlos Morales is the president of the J/80 fleet at Lanzarote.

Criminal charges[edit]

In June 2009 the Spanish police announced that he is a "person of interest" in an investigation of white-collar crimes and bribery in connection with obtaining building permits on the Canary Islands.[4]

Distinctions[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ La Otra Crónica
  2. ^ "Profile Carlos Morales Quintana on website Greek Royal Family". Archived from the original on 2010-09-22. Retrieved 2009-03-28.
  3. ^ Exilio de las Infantas en Lanzarote provocado por Zapatero[permanent dead link]
  4. ^ http://www.berlingske.dk/article/20090616/danmark/90616146/
  5. ^ Mad Hattery, Victoria of Sweden's Wedding, 06/2010, HRH Princess Alexia of Greece and Denmark, and Carlos Morales