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90 Years of Grace: Her '50s Style

As Royal Central marks the 90th anniversary of the birth of one of modern history’s most famous princesses, we are taking a look back at some of Grace’s most stylish moments of the 1950s. This decade saw her rise to Hollywood stardom by the mid ’50s, with an Oscar under her belt, before leaving it all behind for true love in Monaco, becoming Her Serene Highness The Princess of Monaco…
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Monaco's Princely Family cheers South Africa to victory in rugby World Cup semi-final

The Princely Family of Monaco cheered South Africa to victory on Sunday in their game against Wales. Princess Charlene, a South African native, shared an image on her official Instagram account of her husband, Prince Albert and their twins, Prince Jacques and Princess Gabriella at the game. The Princess said, “BIG GAME TODAY!!! Wishing both teams the best of luck,” with a clover…
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Prince Albert cleans streets of Monaco

Prince Albert II of Monaco was spotted helping pick up litter on the streets of Monaco Sunday as he participated in World Cleanup Day. “This World Day for the Cleanup of the Planet is a social action program to fight the problem of solid waste including that of marine debris,” according to a statement from the Prince’s Palace. Prince Albert was participating by “picking up a…
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A look at the Monégasque line of succession

This summer, we are taking a look at the various lines of successions in the world’s monarchies. Today, we are focusing on the sixteen people in line to the Monégasque throne. There was a major change to the Constitution of Monaco in 2002 regarding the line of succession. Until then, only the direct descendants, including adopted children, of the reigning prince could inherit the crown.
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