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The middle class is effectively destroying royalty. Per tradition, Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip invite their children and their spouses, grandchildren, niece, nephew and their children to her Sandringham estate for Christmas. Quarters...Show More Summary
LONDON — Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau met the Queen in Buckingham Palace for a private audience on Wednesday, but it wasn't the first time the two met. See also: The many (beautiful) faces of Justin Trudeau, as told by Twitter Trudeau...Show More Summary
Post by Lisa Fogarty. The Duchess of Cambridge and her family plan on doing Christmas their way — and someone is not happy about that. Queen Elizabeth is reportedly furious that Kate and Carole Middleton are taking over Christmas and feels the royals have been snubbed so that the Middleton family can host a commoner/middle class holiday. Show More Summary
In 1738, Elizabeth Farnese, the Queen of Spain, devised a proxy marriage between her son, Charles VII, King of Naples, and Princess Maria Amalia of Saxony in a bid to maintain her family?s control of Europe. Maria was just 14 at the time. Show More Summary
Post by Kelly Bryant. If you've ever wondered what it was like to attend a fabulous royal soiree, you may have found your chance. Queen Elizabeth is selling tickets to her 90th birthday, and the price tag isn't that bad. If you're one of the lucky 25,000 who nabs a ticket, you'll pay about £165 (that's about $249) to attend the event. Show More Summary
Tickets for Queen Elizabeth's four-day-long 90th birthday bash next May - 25,000 - sold out within hours for what will be the second of three rounds of celebration pegged to the beloved monarch's special day.
And you wonder why the 89 year-old Queen Elizabeth won’t step down? Prince Charles blames global warming junk science –... The post Prince Charles: Climate Change Root Cause of Syrian War appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
image credit British heraldry has a long tradition of using animals in its imagery. On the grounds of Queen Elizabeth II's favorite residence, Windsor Castle, is St. George's Chapel, and on the roof of the chapel are 76 heraldic statues...Show More Summary
elyssediamond: Portrait of a Woman (previously identified as Queen Elizabeth I) Anonymous 1550 - 1574 Rijksmuseum (click on the image to view larger size)
Since her ascension to the throne on February 6, 1952, Queen Elizabeth II has met all U.S. Presidents with the exception of Lyndon B. Johnson. Here's a gallery of 12 interesting pictures of the Queen’s encounters with the U.S. Presidents through the years. 1. Show More Summary
Post by Amy Goldman. We can't get enough of the sweet details the royal family has shared about Prince George and Princess Charlotte. Kate, William, Harry, Charles, and Queen Elizabeth have all contributed adorable stories and comments...Show More Summary
Benedict Cumberbatch proudly displays his medal of honor while at Buckingham Palace on Tuesday afternoon (November 10) in London, England. The 39-year-old Sherlock actor was joined by his wife Sophie Hunter as he accepted the Commander of the Order of the British Empire award for his services to the performing arts and to charity. PHOTOS: [...]
Natasha Hart, a Russian citizen and the founder of the Newham All Star Sports Academy (NASSA) in London, received the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire from Queen Elizabeth II.
Benedict Cumberbatch has become the newest member of the Order of the British Empire, receiving the distinguished CBE honor from Queen Elizabeth II on Tuesday. Cumberbatch, whose selection as a CBE (Commander of the Order of the British...Show More Summary
Aww! Benedict Cumberbatch and his wife Sophie Hunter look fit to meet royalty! So it's pretty perfect that was the exact occasion! The Sherlock actor was awarded a CBE at the Investiture Ceremony by Queen Elizabeth II herself at Buckingham Palace on Tuesday. Related: Benedict & Martin Freeman Look Dapper AF For Sherlock's Promo! That's quite the honor, Ben! The [...]
The 105-carat Koh-i-Noor diamond, currently embedded in the crown worn by the Queen Mother at her daughter’s coronation, is stunning, enormous, and worth a fortune. And a group of businessmen and Bollywood stars wants it returned to India. Read more...
Post by Lisa Fogarty. He may be gone, but Queen Elizabeth's long-lost uncle, who went missing while serving in the military during World War I, is not forgotten. Captain Bowes-Lyon is still very much on the Queen's mind and she recently...Show More Summary
Bollywood stars and businessmen in India are calling for a diamond, worn by Britain's Queen Mother, first at the coronation of her husband King George VI and then at Queen Elizabeth's coronation, to be returned to India.
Today in London, the royal family gathered to honor fallen soldiers during "Remembrance Sunday," which takes place on the second Sunday of every November. Queen Elizabeth II led the tribute at the Cenotaph, an "empty tomb" to honor those whose remains did not make it home from battle. Show More Summary