Crown & Country: A Royal History of Britain

During his short-lived career as a TV Producer, Prince Edward, the Queen’s youngest son using the name ‘Edward Wessex’, filmed ‘Crown & Country: A Royal History of Britain’, in which he gave a personal tour of some of the most famous landmarks in British history, telling us how intrigue and treason, violent death and treachery shaped the great warriors and leaders of Britain’s past.

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Today in Royal History | January 19


The 78th Birthday of Princess Margriet of the Netherlands

The 84th Birthday of Princess Birgitta of Sweden and Hohenzollern

[Pearl Circle Tiara | Hohenzollern Clover Coronet | Sapphire Necklace | Diamond Bracelet Bandeau]

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Princess Birgitta’s 80th Birthday in 2017

The Dutch State Visit to Thailand in 2004

The Engagement of Crown Prince Naruhito of Japan in 1993

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Today in Royal History | January 17


The 7th Birthday of Mia Tindall

The Death of King Olav V of Norway in 1991

The Birth of Grand Duchess Elena Vladimirovna, Princess Nicholas of Greece in 1882

[Vladimir Fringe Tiara | Diamond Kokoshnik Tiara | Pearl Circle Bandeau | Diamond Bow Brooch | Ruby Parure]


The Wedding of Archduke Carl Ludwig of Austria and Princess Yolande of Ligne in 1950

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The Icelandic State Visit to Sweden in 2018

King Harald’s Silver Jubilee in 2016

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Today in Royal History | January 15


The Death of Princess Margarita of Baden and Yugoslavia in 2013

The 62nd Birthday of Sheikha Moza bint Nasser of Qatar

The 76th Birthday of Princess Michael of Kent

[Kent Festoon Tiara | Kent City of London Fringe Tiara | Kent Diamond Circle Earrings | Vladimir Pearl Earrings |Argyll-Kent Daisy Brooches]

The Birth of Crown Princess Margareta of Sweden in 1882

[Connaught Diamond Tiara | Khedive of Egypt Tiara | Egyptian NecklaceConnaught Sapphire Brooch]

The Death of Prince Arthur, Duke of Connaught in 1942

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Queen Margrethe’s Ruby Jubilee Banquet in 2012

The Funeral of Grand Duchess Josephine Charlotte of Luxembourg in 2005

The Proclamation of Queen Margrethe II of Denmark in 1972 | The Proclamation of Queen Margrethe II of Denmark in 1972

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