• Chris O'Neill's birthday: 10 facts about the royal husband

    Princess Madeleine's husband Chris O'Neill celebrates his 41st birthday on 27 June. The husband of one of Sweden's princesses is expected to mark the day privately surrounded by close family and friends. Chris will have extra reason to celebrate this year after his wife, Princess Madeleine, welcomed their second child Prince Nicolas earlier this month. To honour Chris' birthday, we've gathered 10 facts about the royal husband. 1. Chris was born in London on 27 June 1974 to parents Paul Cesario O’Neill and Eva Maria Walter. 2. The future royal husband spent most of his early life split between London and