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Princess Michael of Kent quarantined at Kensington Palace after becoming ill with coronavirus

Princess Michael of Kent is self-isolating in her Kensington Palace apartment after being diagnosed with coronavirus. According to The Sun on Sunday, the 75-year-old royal has been unwell for almost a month, apparently suffering from the effects of long-Covid. Princess Michael, and her husband Prince Michael, have both been in quarantine for three weeks. Prince Michael, The Queen’s…
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History of Royal Titles: the Dukedom of Kent

The present Duke of Kent has held the title since 1942, but it is a title that has only been awarded twice in the thousand years of the monarchy. A title belonging to Kent dates back to ancient times when Kent was its own kingdom before the seven Anglo-Saxon kingdoms…
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The Royal Family celebrates the milestone birthday of a discreet Duke

The 85th birthday of the Duke of Kent has been marked by the now traditional social media celebrations on official royal accounts. Prince Edward’s big day was also marked by some of those he has supported over decades, including the Army. Taking to Twitter, there was a message from the House of Windsor which read ”Wishing The Duke of Kent a very happy 85th birthday today!&#8221…
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ROYAL WEDDING: Princess Alexandra's granddaughter Flora Ogilvy marries at St James's Palace

Flora Oglivy, Princess Alexandra’s 25-year-old granddaughter, married over the weekend in the Chapel Royal of St James’s Palace. Flora, who is the eldest child of James and Julia Ogilvy, married Swedish national Timothy Vesterberg on Saturday. Only a small group of family and friends could attend the ceremony due to strict regulations to try and tackle the ongoing public health…
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Lady Gabriella Kingston releases first single

Lady Gabriella Kingston, the daughter of Prince and Princess Michael of Kent, has released her first music single. The song “Out of the Blue” is a jazzy and summery tune that was written by Lady Gabriella and producer Enzo Buono in 2019 for her wedding to…
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Royal Wedding Rewind: Prince Michael of Kent and Marie Christine von Reibnitz

On 30 June 1978, Prince Michael of Kent, the younger brother the Duke of Kent, wed Baroness Marie Christine von Reibnitz. Michael is the paternal first cousin of Queen Elizabeth II, and Marie Christine is of German, Austrian and Hungarian noble descent. She is the only daughter of Silesian nobleman Baron Gunther von Reibnitz and his Austro-Hungarian wife, Countess Maria Szapáryde…
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