10 things you need to know know about Princess Olympia of Greece

10 things you need to know know about Princess Olympia of Greece

Princess Olympia of Greece, who just celebrated her 21st birthday with a royal-studded bash in England, is quickly becoming one of fashion's brightest stars. She has already modelled for Michael Kors, Dolce and Gabbana and is a card carrying member of the FROW club.

Here is everything you need to know about the on-the-rise star.

TAP ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY Princess Maria-Olympia turns 21 on July 25.

  1. Olympia was born on July 25, 1996, in New York City and is the first child of Crown Prince Pavlos and Crown Princess Marie-Chantal of Greece.
  2. When she was seven, her parents move back to London so Olympia could see more of her grandparents, King Constantine and Queen Anne Marie.
  3. The princess recently moved from London, where she lived with her four younger brothers -- Prince Constantine-Alexios, Prince Achileas-Andreas, Prince Odysseas-Kimon and Prince Aristidis-Stavros -- to an apartment in the Soho area of New York City, where she is studying at the Parsons School of Design.
  4. The stylish royal poses with her mother and grandmother.

  5. Prince Charles, Princess Alexia of Greece and Denmark and Prince Michael of Greece are all godparents of the princess.
  6. Prince Charles is known to have taken Olympia to see Shrek: The Musical in London as a treat.
  7. The Greek royal is a fan of Instagram, similar to her mother Marie-Chantal, and since using the site the princess has gained more than 110,000 followers.
  8. Princess Maria-Olympia with designer Diane Von Furstenberg.

  9. Olympia's best friend is her cousin Talita Von Fürstenberg, the granddaughter of designer Diane.
  10. During her A levels, the princess studied drama, history of art, graphics and photography before spending a summer interning in the couture department of Dior.
  11. She is fast becoming a trend-setter, often spotted sitting front row at fashion shows. Dior, Isabel Marant and Givenchy are among her favourite designers.
  12. Despite her heritage, the princess doesn't speak Greek. "I wish I did," she told Tatler in 2014.

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