Esquire Theme by Matthew Buchanan
Social icons by Tim van Damme

15

Sep

On This Day: Royal History- September 15th

Events:

1993: Prince Hans-Adam II of Liechtenstein disbands Parliament

Born:

1533: Catherine of Austria, Queen of Poland.

1666: Sophia Dorothea of Celle. She was the wife of George Louis, elector of Hanover, future King George I of Great Britain, and mother of George II. She is best remembered for an alleged affair that led to her being imprisoned in Castle of Ahdeln for the last thirty years of her life.

1864: Prince Sigismund of Prussia. He was the son of Emperor Frederick III of Germany and Victoria, Princess Royal.

1895: Magda Lupescu. She was the wife of King Carol II of Romania

1904: Umberto II of Italy. He was the last king of Italy.

1972: Letizia, Princess of Asturias. She is the wife of Felipe, Prince of Asturias. She is the mother of Infantas Leonor and Sofia of Spain.

1973: Prince Daniel, Duke of Vastergotland. He is the husband of Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden and father of Princess Estelle of Sweden.

1984: Prince Harry of Wales.

30

Aug

On This Day: Royal History- August 30 

Born:

1334: Peter of Castile

1808: Princess Ludovika of Bavaria

1813: Princess Mathilde Caroline of Bavaria

1842: Grand Duchess Alexandra Alexandrovna of Russia. Eldest daughter of Tsar Alexander of Russia and Marie of Hesse and by Rhine

1870: Grand Duchess Alexandra Georgievna of Russia. She was the daughter King George I of Greece and Queen Olga Konstantinovna of Russia.

1915: Princess Lilian, Duchess of Halland

1917: Grand Duke Vladimir Kirillovich of Russia. Claimed to be the Head of the Imperial Family of Russia and Titular Emperor and Autocrat of all the Russias.

1946: Queen Anne-Marie of Greece. She was born Princess of Denmark as the youngest daughter of King Frederick IX of Denmark and Queen Ingrid of Sweden. She is the youngest sister of Queen Margrethe II of Denmark and cousin of King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden.

24

Jul

Royal History: On this Day- July 24 

1567- Mary, Queen of Scots abdicates and is replaced by her 1 year old son, James VI.

Picture courtesy of  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Mary_Stuart_Queen.jpg

 Born:

1561- Maria of the Palatinate-Simmern. First wife of King Charles IX of Sweden.

1860- Princess Charlotte of Prussia. Daughter of German Emperor Frederick III and Victoria, Princess Royal. Wife of Prince Bernhard of Saxe-Meiningen. Her daughter, Feodora, was the first great-grandchild of Queen Victoria. 

 Picture courtesy of http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Princess_Charlotte_of_Prussia,_1883.jpg

26

Apr

(Source: video-et-taceo)

20

Apr

royaltyandmore:

good night

(Source: video-et-taceo)

13

Mar

(Source: image-inationxx)

11

Mar

regalmajesty:

Daniel 22/25

regalmajesty:

Daniel 22/25

(Source: pogglepoppy)

09

Mar

regalmajesty:

Daniel 21/25

(Source: misshonoriaglossop)

05

Mar

(Source: royalwatcher)

27

Feb

mcqueenkate:

they’re so cute I just…

(Source: the3princesses)