5 Things You Never Knew About Tatiana Santo Domingo

Talk about a royal wedding! Tatiana Santo Domingo recently wed Monaco royal Andrea Casiraghi (who is second in line to the throne) and we couldn’t take our eyes off the bride when wedding pictures surfaced – who doesn’t love that she wore a crown of flowers instead of a tiara?!

We had to know more about this American-born turned Monaco royal. She’s our modern-day Grace Kelly! (It runs in the family: Andrea is Grace’s grandson.)

1. She was born to a Colombian father and a Brazilian mother

Tatiana Santo Domingo Rechulski was born in 1983 to Julio Mario Santo Domingo, Jr., a Colombian businessman and Vera Rechulski, a former Brazilian socialite and boutique owner.  Her grandfather, Julio Mario Santo Domingo, is one of the wealthiest men in the world, and the second richest man in Colombia. She has one younger brother, Julio Mario Santo Domingo III, and grew up in Switzerland.