Features

The tiara worn by Diana on the day she became a princess

In recent years, British royals, when in need of a wedding day tiara, put in a request to the Queen, who seems happy to oblige. But forty years ago when the world tuned in to watch Lady Diana Spencer wed Prince Charles, the bride wore her family’s tiara for the big day. The Spencers are a British aristocratic family that can trace their history back for centuries. The Spencer Tiara was…
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British Royals

Diana, 60 Years: A woman of many titles

“Princess Diana,” “Lady Di,” “the People’s Princess” these are all familiar names we know refer to Diana, Princess of Wales. Throughout her life, many titles preceded Diana’s name. Not of royal blood, Diana was technically born a commoner though she was an…
Japan

Former Emperor and Empress of Japan among Imperial Family members to be vaccinated

Emperor Emeritus Akihito and Empress Emerita Michiko received Covid-19 vaccinations earlier this week. Aged 87 and 86 respectfully, they are two of six imperial family members who received the vaccine. Princess Nobuko, Princess Hisako and Prince Hitachi and his wife, Princess Hanako, also got their jabs. Seven Imperial Family members are eligible, but 97-year-old Princess Yuriko has yet to be…
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Features

How Princess Anne made her daughter a princess

Zara Anne Elizabeth Tindall came into the world 40 years ago on May 15, 1981, the daughter of Princess Anne and Captain Mark Phillips. However, only the male offspring of The Queen and Prince Phillip are entitled to pass on a royal title to their children. This is due to the 1917 Letters Patent issued by King George V, which limits the title of Prince(ss) to the children of the sovereign, the…
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The Cambridges

Prince William named sexiest bald man alive and the internet disagrees

It’s been a busy week for Prince William, he was named Lord High Commissioner to the 2021 General Assembly of the Church of Scotland, he took part in commemorating the lives lost in the coronavirus pandemic and now he has been declared World’s Sexiest Bald Man by a Google survey. The survey looked at Google searches and articles that used the word “sexy” and Prince William was the…
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