Infanta Elena, Duchess of Lugo

Infanta of Spain and Duchess of Lugo

Infanta Elena, Duchess of Lugo (Elena María Isabel Dominica de Silos de Borbón y de Grecia; born 20 December 1963) is the first child and elder daughter of King Juan Carlos I of Spain and Queen Sofía of Spain.[1] She is the third in the line of succession to the Spanish throne. She has a younger sister, Infanta Cristina, and a younger brother, King Felipe VI.

Elena de Borbón
Duchess of Lugo
L’infante Hélène d’Espagne, duchesse de Lugo en 2011.jpg
Elena in 2011
Born (1963-12-20) 20 December 1963 (age 59)
ORPEA Madrid Loreto, Madrid, Spain
Jaime de Marichalar
(m. 1995; div. 2010)
IssueFelipe de Marichalar y Borbón
Victoria de Marichalar y Borbón
Full name
Elena María Isabel Dominica de Silos de Borbón y Grecia
FatherJuan Carlos I of Spain
MotherSophia of Greece and Denmark
ReligionRoman Catholic
SignatureElena de Borbón's signature


  1. "Spain's King Juan Carlos' eldest daughter Infanta Elena to divorce". Archived from the original on 21 July 2012. Retrieved 11 May 2019.