Princess Kristine Bernadotte, born Kristine Rivelsrud, (April 22, 1932 – November 4, 2014) was a Norwegian-born Swedish princess. She was the third wife and widow of Prince Carl Bernadotte, whom she was married to from 1978 until his death in 2003.

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  • Princess Kristine Bernadotte, born Kristine Rivelsrud, (April 22, 1932 – November 4, 2014) was a Norwegian-born Swedish princess. She was the third wife and widow of Prince Carl Bernadotte, whom she was married to from 1978 until his death in 2003. Kristine Riverlsrud, the daughter of an agricultural worker, was born in Norway in 1932. In 1961, Prince Carl Bernadotte divorced his second wife, Ann Larsson. In the wake of the divorce, Prince Bernadotte became romantically involved with Riverlsrud, who was working at the time as a domestic servant by his niece, Princess Ragnhild of Norway. Prince Carl Bernadotte first met Riverlsrud while he was visiting Princess Ragnhild as a house guest. Prince Bernadotte married Kristine Bernadotte in 1978 at a ceremony held at the Embassy of Sweden in Rabat, Morocco. The couple, who had no children, remained together until his death on June 27, 2003. She was a frequent guest of King Harald V of Norway and Queen Sonja of Norway and maintained a close relationship with the Norwegian Royal Family. Princess Kristine Bernadotte died at her home, Villa Capricornio, in Benalmadena, Málaga, Spain, on November 4, 2014, at the age of 82. Her funeral was held at the royal chapel at Drottningholm Palace in Stockholm on November 15, 2014. Numerous members of the Swedish Royal Family and the Norwegian Royal Family attended her funeral. Members of the Norwegian royalty in attendance included King Harald V of Norway, Queen Sonja of Norway, Crown Prince Haakon, Mette-Marit, Crown Princess of Norway, Princess Märtha Louise and her husband, Ari Behn. Members of the Swedish Royal Family who attended Princess Bernadotte's funeral included King Carl XVI Gustaf, Queen Silvia of Sweden, Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel, Duke of Västergötland. She was buried in Kungliga begravningsplatsen. (en)
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  • Princess Kristine Bernadotte, born Kristine Rivelsrud, (April 22, 1932 – November 4, 2014) was a Norwegian-born Swedish princess. She was the third wife and widow of Prince Carl Bernadotte, whom she was married to from 1978 until his death in 2003. (en)
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