January 27 Charlene was snapped with Albert at the saint’s dedication party in Monaco.
March 18 – Charlene’s photo was taken at the memorial to the late Zulu king, the well-meaning Zwelithini King at the Kwaththanddayu Royal Palace in Nungoma, South Africa
April 2 – Charlene posts a picture of herself on Instagram, Albert and their twins Jack and Gabriella on Easter.
It is not known where the photo was taken.
May 8 Albert, Jack and Gabriella attend the Monaco Grand Prix without Charlene
May 10 – Albert attended the Monaco Gala in Monaco without Charlene
May 18 Charlene shares her first photo from her conservation trip in South Africa
June 1 Prince Albert II, Jacques and Gabriella attend an event at the Oceanic Museum in Monaco
June 3 – New photos of Charlene appear on the conservation journey
June 5 Charlene puts on a united front as she shares a photo with her family to celebrate her niece’s 5th birthday with her brother Albert and twins family in South Africa
June 7 – Albert and the twins attend World Rugby Sevens without Charlene
June 17 Prince Albert attends the Red Cross Summer Gala in Monte Carlo with his sister, Princess Caroline of Hanover
June 18 Prince Albert appears alone at the Monte Carlo Television Festival
June 24 The Charlene Foundation issued a statement saying that the royal family is unable to travel and is undergoing procedures to treat ear, nose and throat infections.
July 2 Charlene and Albert celebrate their 10th anniversary separately. “This year will be the first time I will not be with my husband on our July wedding anniversary, which is difficult and saddens me,” HRH Princess Charlene said in a statement.
July 3 – Albert appeared with his glamorous niece Charlotte Casiraghi at the 15th Monte Carlo International Jumping event, part of the Longines World Tour of Champions in Monaco,
July 27 Prince Albert attends the Olympics alone in Tokyo
August 13 Charlene undergoes four-hour surgery. The reason has not been announced
August 25 Charlene shares photos of Prince Albert, Gabriella and Jack while she’s visiting her in South Africa
August 31 Speculation escalates in the media about the couple’s relationship
September 1 – Charlene was admitted under a false name to Netcare Alberlito Hospital after a sudden “collapse”
September 2 – She came out, with a statement issued by the Prince’s Palace, which said: “Her Highness is closely monitored by her medical team, who said that her condition was not worrisome.”
September 23 Prince Albert attends the 2021 Monte Carlo Planetary Health Gala
September 29 Actress Sharon Stone joined Prince Albert on the red carpet for a first look at the eagerly anticipated James Bond release.
September 30 – Charlene released a stylish video promoting the anti-poaching campaign from her home country of South Africa
October 3 Princess Charlene shared a picture of herself smiling in front of a Bible in her first snapshot since being released from hospital after her health scare.
October 5 Prince Albert attends the Sportel Awards Gala in Monte Carlo with his nephew Louis Ducroix
6 October – Albert tells RMC Radio Charlene he’s “ready to go home”
October 8 Princess undergoes surgery in South Africa
November 8 Charlene returns to Monaco. Prince Albert said within hours it became clear she was ‘sick’.
November 13 Prince Albert attends Expo 2020 in Dubai without Princess Charlene
After returning from the trip, Prince Albert made an intervention with Charlene’s brothers and sister-in-law in which Charlene confirmed that she would seek “real medical treatment” outside Monaco.
November 16 The royal family confirms that Princess Charlene will not attend the National Day celebrations on November 19
Prince Albert attends a Red Cross event in Monaco without Princess Charlene
November 17 Prince Albert reveals that Princess Charlene left Monaco and is recovering in a secret location
November 19 Prince Albert reveals Charlene is in a treatment facility “elsewhere in Europe” after a family intervention