Arhive zilnice: septembrie 6, 2015

M.S. Regele Mihai I la funeraliile unchiului său, Regele Paul I al Elenilor, 12 martie 1964

12 Martie 1964, Atena/ Grecia- MS Regele Mihai I la funeraliile unchiului său Regele Paul I al Elenilor, fratele Reginei Mamă Elena a României, cel care alături de Regina Frederika a organizat nunta Suveranilor noștri în vara anului 1948 după exilul forțat impus de bolșevici la 30 decembrie 1947 // HM King Michael I of Romania, King Simeon II of Bulgaria and King Umberto II of Italy at the funerals of King Paul I of the Hellenes, March 12, 1964…

(via Mihaela Ionescu)

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De ce Coroana Britanică nu sărbătoreşte recordul de domnie al Reginei Elisabeta a II-a

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Răspuns: modestia. Regina Victoria nu şi-a sărbătorit recordul de domnie stabilit la 23 septembrie 1896. M.S. Regina Elisabeta a II-a urmează exemplul marii sale înaintaşe pentru propriul record de domnie din 9 septembrie 2015.

„Victoria set her record on September 23 1896. “Today is the day I have reigned longer, by a day, than any English sovereign,” she recorded in her journal. The sovereign she had in mind was her grandfather George III. By then, Victoria was regarded by the majority of her subjects with something close to idolatry. […] Their reaction was not one Victoria herself desired or encouraged. In 1896 she insisted she wanted no sort of demonstration ahead of the festivities of her Diamond Jubilee. […]

Like her great-great-grandmother before her, Elizabeth II has requested there be no celebrations on September 9. Her attitude is shaped by respect for her formidable predecessor. The Queen is said to…

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