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Princess Cruises Ship Christeners

Past and Present

1984

Ginny Ueberroth – Sky Princess*

(wife of Peter Ueberroth, Chief Executive Officer of the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles)
March 3, 1984
Los Angeles, CA

Diana, Princess of Wales – Royal Princess*

November 15, 1984
Southampton, UK
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1989

Audrey Hepburn – Star Princess*

March 23, 1989
Fort Lauderdale, FL
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1990

Sophia Loren – Crown Princess*

September 25, 1990
New York, NY
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1995

Lady Dorothy Sterling – Sun Princess (2)

(wife of Lord Jeffrey Sterling – Chairman of P&O)
December 1, 1995
Fort Lauderdale, FL

1998

Olivia de Havilland – Grand Princess

September 29, 1998
New York, NY
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Lady Caroline McPhail – Sea Princess (2)

(wife of Sir Bruce McPhail – P&O Managing Director)
December 17, 1998
Fort Lauderdale, FL

Joanna Lumley – Re-christened Sea Princess (2)

May 26, 2005
Southampton, UK

2000

Ali McGraw and Ryan O'Neal – Ocean Princess

February 16, 2000
Fort Lauderdale, FL
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2002

Merlisa George – Golden Princess (2)

(Miss US Virgin Islands)
April 17, 2002
St. Thomas, USVI

Gunilla Antonini – Star Princess (2)

(wife of Dr. Corrado Antonini, executive chairman of Fincantieri Cantieri Navali Italiani)
January 25, 2002
Monfalcone, Italy

Gabi Hollows – Pacific Princess (2)

(founding director of Fred Hollows Foundation)
December 8, 2002
Sydney, Australia

Madame Tonita Flosse – Tahitian Princess*

(First Lady of Tahiti)
December 24, 2002
Papeete, Tahiti

2003

Mireya Moscoso – Coral Princess

(President of Panama)
January 17, 2003
In Gatun Locks, Panama Canal

Jaime Sale and David Pelletier – Island Princess (2)

(Olympic Gold Medalists)
July 11, 2003
Vancouver, BC

2004

Yoshiko Tsukuda – Diamond Princess

(wife of Kazuo Tsukuda, president of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries)
February 26, 2004
Nagasaki, Japan

Jill Whelan – Caribbean Princess

("Vicki" on "The Love Boat")
April 2, 2004
Fort Lauderdale, FL

Nancy Murkowski – Sapphire Princess

(First Lady of Alaska)
June 10, 2004
Seattle, WA

2007

Florence Henderson, Marion Ross, Erin Moran, Susan Olsen –
Emerald Princess

(Cast of "The Brady Bunch" and "Happy Days")
May 13, 2007
Athens (Piraeus), Greece
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Lorraine Arzt – Royal Princess (2)*

(Princess most traveled passenger)
June 14, 2007
Portofino, Italy

2008

Trista and Ryan Sutter – Ruby Princess

(Stars of the "The Bachelorette")
November 6, 2008
Fort Lauderdale, FL
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2013

Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cambridge – Royal Princess

June 13, 2013
Southampton, UK
 

*No longer sailing in Princess fleet