European Royals

Hereditary Prince Ernst August and Princess Ekaterina of Hanover reportedly welcome baby boy

Hereditary Prince Ernst August and Princess Ekaterina of Hanover have reportedly welcomed their second child, a son, according to the German press. As of writing this article, the House of Hanover has yet to confirm the news. The couple announced last year in October that they were expecting a baby boy, and he was due to be born sometime in April. However, the little boy, whose name has not been…
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Mistress and Duchess: Ehrengard Melusine von der Schulenberg (1667-1743)

Readers will already know of the strong links between Handel and King George I, which have been already widely explored. What is less known, however, is the influence of another figure in the background who though certainly less talked about, in her lifetime enjoyeda considerableinfluence thatcannot be overestimated. This figure is Ehrengard Melusine von der Schulenberg, the…
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