Monarch of Monaco
Albert Alexandre Louis Pierre Rainier Grimaldi is the reigning monarch of the Principality of Monaco and head of the princely house of Grimaldi. He is the son of Prince Rainier III and the American actress Grace Kelly. In July 2011, Prince Albert married South African swimmer Charlene Wittstock. The couple has two children.
He was the first African-American staff journalist at "Life" magazine. Despite segregation laws, Gordon Parks always expected his subjects to meet him eye to eye. His pictures shed a unique light on mid-century America.