Thursday, March 19, 2020
Prince Albert II of Monaco Tests Positive for COVID-19
Today, the Princely Palace announced that HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco has tested positive for Coronavirus. The Palace will continue to issue updates on the condition of the Sovereign’s state of health. Albert II has received treatment at the Princess Grace Hospital on Monte Carlo; he is currently still working on affairs of state from his home office.
The prince joins Archduke Karl of Austria and three of the Brazilian imperial brothers. The Monegasque sovereign is the fifth royal known to have contracted COVID-19.