Swedish princess baptized in royal ceremony

June 8, 2014 11:31 AM

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HELSINKI -- The fifth in line to the Swedish throne, Princess Leonore, was baptized in the church of a royal palace outside Stockholm on Sunday.

The daughter of Sweden's Princess Madeleine and New York banker Christopher O'Neill, Leonore Lilian Maria will be known as the Duchess of Gotland — in reference to Sweden's largest island. She is King Carl XVI Gustaf's second grandchild and was born in New York City on Feb. 20.

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