Tag: First Ladies
Asma al-Assad, First Lady of Syria

First Lady of Syria

Asma al-Assad, First Lady of Syria Asma al-Assad (Arabic: أسماء الأسد‎), also known by her maiden name as Asma Fawaz al-Akhras (Arabic: أسماء فواز الأخرس‎), is the First Lady of Syria. She was born in London, England, on 11 August 1975. Her family is originally from Homs, Syria. She married President Bashar al-Assad in...Read More »

Princess Victoria Bernadotte, First Lady of Sweden

First Lady of Sweden

Princess Victoria Bernadotte, First Lady of Sweden Victoria Ingrid Alice Désirée; born 14 July 1977), is the eldest child and heir apparent of King Carl XVI Gustaf. If she ascends to the throne as expected, she will be Sweden’s fourth queen regnant (after Margaret, Christina and Ulrika Eleonora) and the first since 1720. Victoria...Read More »

Sonsoles Espinosa, First Lady of Spain

First Lady of Spain

Sonsoles Espinosa, First Lady of Spain Sonsoles Espinosa Díaz (born 8 November 1961) is a Spanish classical singer and music teacher. She is also the wife of José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero, the President of the Government (Presidente del Gobierno, essentially Prime Minister) of Spain. She was born in Ávila, the daughter of a military...Read More »

Kim Yoon-ok, First Lady of South Korea

First Lady of South Korea

Kim Yoon-ok, First Lady of South Korea Kim Yoon-ok (born March 26, 1947) is the current First Lady of the Republic of Korea. Kim graduated from Daegu Girls’ High School in 1966 and went on to attend Ewha Womans University, where she graduated in 1970 with a B.A. in Health Education and Management. She...Read More »

Barbara Miklič Türk, First Lady of Slovenia

First Lady of Slovenia

Barbara Miklič Türk, First Lady of Slovenia Mrs Barbara Miklič Türk was born in 1948 in Ljubljana in a middle class family. Her father was a mining and geophysics engineer and her mother was a physician specialized in microbiology, epidemiology and tropical medicine. As a teenager, she spent some time with her family in...Read More »