World Who's Who Routledge - Taylor and Francis Group

Reigning Royal Families

Biographical entries of most of the reigning monarchs and of certain other members of the reigning royal families will be found in their appropriate alphabetical order in the biographical section of this site.

The name under which they can be found in the text of the site is listed and hyperlinked in this section in bold UPPERCASE type.


Reigning Monarch:

b. 19 April 1968; proclaimed Crown Prince September 1983, following the death of his father the previous year; installed as head of state 25 April 1986; 23 children with 15 wives.

Father of the King:

King Sobhuza II, b. 22 July 1899, died 21 August 1982.

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