Sweden's Prince Nicolas snoozes through his christening...

  • Prince Nicolas is son of Princess Madeleine and banker Christopher O'Neill
  • Christening took place at Drottningholm Palace Chapel, east of Stockholm
  • The four-month-old Swedish heir is sixth in line to the country's throne 
  • Madeleine's brother Prince Carl-Philip is the youngster's godfather 

He's sixth in line to the Swedish throne and his baptism has captured the attention of Swedes everywhere. 

However for four-month-old Prince Nicolas, his christening was largely a sleepy affair as he dozed gently in the arms of his mother Princess Madeleine, 33, while doting father New York banker Christopher O'Neill, 41, looked on.

On hand to help with the ceremony's duties was Madeleine's brother Prince Carl-Philip, 36, who is Nicolas's godfather.  Continue reading...


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