Born Letizia Ortiz Rocasolano, she became Queen of Spain on June 19, 2014 alongside King Felipe VI. She worked as a journalist and news anchor before her marriage to Felipe.
In 2002, she anchored the weekly news report program Informe Semanal and later the daily morning news program Telediario Matinal on TVE 1.
She used to work for the Spanish version of Bloomberg TV, which focuses on politics and economics; Michael Bloomberg is a political figure.
She worked for the Asturian daily newspaper and she attended the Complutense University of Madrid.
She has two children with King Felipe VI.