07/02/2020 · Elizabeth I was a long-ruling queen of England, governing with relative stability and prosperity for 44 years. The Elizabethan era is named for her.
20/03/2018 · Camilla Parker Bowles married Prince Charles in a civil service in 2005. The two had been romantically involved for more than 25 years.
The grandson of the Duke of Northumberland and heir presumptive to the earls of Leicester and Warwick, Sir Philip Sidney was not himself a nobleman. Today he is closely associated in the popular imagination with the court of Elizabeth I, though he spent relatively little time at the English court, and until his appointment as governor of Flushing in 1585 received little preferment from Elizabeth.
28/05/2022 · Prince Charles and Princess Diana had a complicated relationship, to say the least. They first met in 1977 while Charles was dating Diana's older sister Lady Sarah McCorquodale (I know), and even ...
04/02/2021 · “I declare before you all that my whole life, whether it be long or short, shall be devoted to your service”. These words are taken from Queen Elizabeth II’s birthday speech in April 1947 when she was twenty-one years old, her words reflecting the inherited sense of royal duty from her father which has helped to define her role as reigning monarch for the last six decades.
In September 1942, the death of Prince George, Duke of Kent, in an air crash left his wife, Princess Marina, inconsolable and the British government had to allow Olga to stay in the United Kingdom to keep her sister's company. Olga took advantage of her stay in the UK to plead her husband's cause to the government, without much success.
15/06/2022 · Prince Charles never actually saw active comabt (Image: UK Press via Getty Images) Rank: Field Marshal, Admiral of the Fleet and Marshal of the Royal Air Force. Role: Helicopter pilot and serviceman on multiple navy ships. In 2012, Prince Charles, the heir to the throne, received the highest military honours possible from the Queen.