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People Magazine
Never-Seen Intimate Photos Shed New Light on the Ultimate Modern Royal Scandal (and the Reason Elizabeth is Queen)to Edward's historic decision to give up the throne in December 1936. Edward's
Never-Seen Intimate Photos Shed New Light on the Ultimate Modern Royal Scandal (and the Reason Elizabeth is Queen)
People Magazine / Posted 14 hours ago
to Edward's historic decision to give up the throne in December 1936. Edward's younger brother Albert succeeded him as King George VI – setting in motion the ascension of current (and longest-reigning) monarch Queen Elizabeth II, Albert's elder... Read more
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heraldscotland
Brian Cox as Winston Churchill: first image as filming commences in ScotlandRichardson plays Churchill's wife Clemmie Churchill, with John Slattery as Gene
Brian Cox as Winston Churchill: first image as filming commences in Scotland
heraldscotland / Posted 15 hours ago
Richardson plays Churchill's wife Clemmie Churchill, with John Slattery as General Eisenhower, James Purefoy as King George VI, and Ella Purnell as Churchill’s secretary. Its producers - Nick Taussig and Paul Van Carter of Salon Pictures and... Read more
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Daily Mail
'Lost' photo album shows Edward VIII and Wallis Simpson on cruiseliving ex-spouses until 2002. In December 1936, Edward abdicated the throne so
'Lost' photo album shows Edward VIII and Wallis Simpson on cruise
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
living ex-spouses until 2002. In December 1936, Edward abdicated the throne so he could marry Wallis. His younger brother, George VI, became King. The Rogers' collection also includes a gold and sapphire-encrusted Cartier cigarette case gifted to... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
The facts on the de facto head of state: Englishcreating Canada, the monarch is Canada’s head of state and the GG is the monarc
The facts on the de facto head of state: English
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 2 days ago
creating Canada, the monarch is Canada’s head of state and the GG is the monarch’s representative in Canada. In 1947 King George VI issued “letters patent” that delegated the sovereign’s duties in Canada to the GG. While some constitutional... Read more
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The Economic Times
Rare and antique coins become new investment as their prices surgeon a British India 'twin-currency coin,' specially minted to pay World War II s
Rare and antique coins become new investment as their prices surge
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
on a British India 'twin-currency coin,' specially minted to pay World War II soldiers of the allied forces. This King George VI coin was issued in two currencies— it was worth a US dollar and two-and-a-half Indian rupees at the same time — as... Read more
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USA Today
7 of the best movie portrayals of real-life presidentshim and his distant cousin Daisy (Laura Linney) in a nostalgic light as they de
7 of the best movie portrayals of real-life presidents
USA Today / Posted 3 days ago
him and his distant cousin Daisy (Laura Linney) in a nostalgic light as they deal with the first visit to America by King George VI and Elizabeth.5. Martin Sheen, John F. Kennedy, Kennedy (1983) He may have played one of the most beloved... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Speech development and stutteringSimon, British Prime Minister and famous speaker Winston Churchill and thanks t
Speech development and stuttering
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
Simon, British Prime Minister and famous speaker Winston Churchill and thanks to the movie "The King's Speech" we know that George VI also suffered from a speech impediment. In the past there were theories about the causes of stuttering which today... Read more
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Sporting Life
Postponed to face the filliesis the 10/11 favourite with Sky Bet for the mile-and-a-half contest, having won
Postponed to face the fillies
Sporting Life / Posted 5 days ago
is the 10/11 favourite with Sky Bet for the mile-and-a-half contest, having won last season's Group One King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Ascot when trained by Luca Cumani.The five-year-old, now with Roger Varian, has been in... Read more
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Daily Mail
The Queen is resplendent at the State Opening of Parliamentweighs 2lb - is the most famous of all the British crowns, and was re-made for
The Queen is resplendent at the State Opening of Parliament
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
weighs 2lb - is the most famous of all the British crowns, and was re-made for the coronation of the Queen's father, King George VI, in 1937. Other than the coronation, the only time the reigning monarch wears it is for the State Opening of... Read more
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examiner.com
The studs of County Kildareless than seven Classic winners from 1904 to 1914, not to mention Sun Chariot's
The studs of County Kildare
examiner.com / Posted 6 days ago
less than seven Classic winners from 1904 to 1914, not to mention Sun Chariot's British Fillies Triple Crown win for King George VI in 1942. Mares from around the world are sent to be covered by Irish National Stud stallions. Afterwards, many... Read more
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Perth Now
Travis Cloke uses headphones to cure kickingWHAT'S good enough for King George VI is good enough for Collingwood's Travis C
Travis Cloke uses headphones to cure kicking
Perth Now / Posted 6 days ago
WHAT'S good enough for King George VI is good enough for Collingwood's Travis Cloke. In the Academy Award-winning film The King's Speech, the English monarch wore headphones blasting loud music so he couldn't hear himself stammering. Cloke is using... Read more
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Herald Sun
Travis Cloke uses headphones to cure kickingWHAT'S good enough for King George VI is good enough for Collingwood's Travis C
Travis Cloke uses headphones to cure kicking
Herald Sun / Posted 6 days ago
WHAT'S good enough for King George VI is good enough for Collingwood's Travis Cloke. In the Academy Award-winning film The King's Speech, the English monarch wore headphones blasting loud music so he couldn't hear himself stammering. Cloke is using... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Travis Cloke uses headphones to cure kickingWHAT'S good enough for King George VI is good enough for Collingwood's Travis C
Travis Cloke uses headphones to cure kicking
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 days ago
WHAT'S good enough for King George VI is good enough for Collingwood's Travis Cloke. In the Academy Award-winning film The King's Speech, the English monarch wore headphones blasting loud music so he couldn't hear himself stammering. Cloke is using... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Nostalgia: Step back in time into Altrincham's pastfactories in Broadheath was vital during the Second World War effort, and the f
Nostalgia: Step back in time into Altrincham's past
Manchester Evening News / Posted 6 days ago
factories in Broadheath was vital during the Second World War effort, and the factories received a visit from King George VI and Queen Elizabeth in 1964 in honour of their contribution. Some of the first bombs to fall on the north west of... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
HistoryParty of America nominated Eugene V. Debs for president at its convention in In
History
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 6 days ago
Party of America nominated Eugene V. Debs for president at its convention in Indianapolis. In 1939, Britain’s King George VI and his wife, Queen Elizabeth, arrived in Quebec on the first visit to Canada by a reigning British monarch. In... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, May 17, 2016Party of America nominated Eugene V. Debs for president at its convention in In
This day in history, May 17, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
Party of America nominated Eugene V. Debs for president at its convention in Indianapolis. In 1939, Britain's King George VI and his wife, Queen Elizabeth, arrived in Quebec on the first visit to Canada by a reigning British monarch. In... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Supreme Court struck down 'separate but equal'Socialist Party of America nominated Eugene V. Debs for president at its conven
Supreme Court struck down 'separate but equal'
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
Socialist Party of America nominated Eugene V. Debs for president at its convention in Indianapolis.In 1939, Britain's King George VI and his wife, Queen Elizabeth, arrived in Quebec on the first visit to Canada by a reigning British monarch.In... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Supreme Court struck down 'separate but equal'Socialist Party of America nominated Eugene V. Debs for president at its conven
Supreme Court struck down 'separate but equal'
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 7 days ago
Socialist Party of America nominated Eugene V. Debs for president at its convention in Indianapolis.In 1939, Britain's King George VI and his wife, Queen Elizabeth, arrived in Quebec on the first visit to Canada by a reigning British monarch.In... Read more
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The Star
Supreme Court struck down 'separate but equal'Socialist Party of America nominated Eugene V. Debs for president at its conven
Supreme Court struck down 'separate but equal'
The Star / Posted 7 days ago
Socialist Party of America nominated Eugene V. Debs for president at its convention in Indianapolis.In 1939, Britain's King George VI and his wife, Queen Elizabeth, arrived in Quebec on the first visit to Canada by a reigning British monarch.In... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
AlmanacParty of America nominated Eugene V. Debs for president at its convention in In
Almanac
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
Party of America nominated Eugene V. Debs for president at its convention in Indianapolis. In 1939, Britain's King George VI and his wife, Queen Elizabeth, arrived in Quebec on the first visit to Canada by a reigning British monarch. In... Read more
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Daily Herald
Today in HistoryParty of America nominated Eugene V. Debs for president at its convention in In
Today in History
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Party of America nominated Eugene V. Debs for president at its convention in Indianapolis. In 1939, Britain's King George VI and his wife, Queen Elizabeth, arrived in Quebec on the first visit to Canada by a reigning British monarch. In... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
10 fascinating facts about Guernsey13th century, and since then has been under the control of England, France and
10 fascinating facts about Guernsey
Daily Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
13th century, and since then has been under the control of England, France and Germany. After the Second World War, during which the castle had been occupied by German troops, it was handed over as a gift to the islanders from King George VI in 19... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Rare image of young, carefree Queen with corgis, sister and much-loved dad George VI A still image taken from archive footage showing Princess Elizabeth (left), P
Rare image of young, carefree Queen with corgis, sister and much-loved dad George VI
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
A still image taken from archive footage showing Princess Elizabeth (left), Princess Margaret and their father King George VI. Inset left: Enjoying the gala with... Read more
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asianage
Queen to celebrate birthday with horsesbeen released to mark the celebration. In one photo, seen publicly for the firs
Queen to celebrate birthday with horses
asianage / Posted 8 days ago
been released to mark the celebration. In one photo, seen publicly for the first time, shows a young, smiling, future Queen and then Princess Elizabeth with her sister, Margaret, and their father, George VI, each holding one of her beloved corgi do... Read more
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CBS News
Buckingham Palace releases rare images of the queen as a young girlamid celebrations marking her 90th birthday. The first image shows a young Pri
Buckingham Palace releases rare images of the queen as a young girl
CBS News / Posted 8 days ago
amid celebrations marking her 90th birthday. The first image shows a young Princess Elizabeth frolicking with her father, George VI, near a swimming pool -- her arms outstretched, ready to dive in. The second shows her gently gazing at a bird... Read more
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SKY News
Memories At 90: Queen Releases Third Photobirthday continue. One of the images, a colour photo, shows a smiling Princess
Memories At 90: Queen Releases Third Photo
SKY News / Posted 8 days ago
birthday continue. One of the images, a colour photo, shows a smiling Princess Elizabeth with her sister and father King George VI. Princess Margaret and George VI are each holding one of the Queen's beloved corgis. Princess Elizabeth with her... Read more
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Western Advocate
Bright start comes to nothing for Pat’san early eight-point lead slip away as they went down 32-22 to the Blayney Bear
Bright start comes to nothing for Pat’s
Western Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
an early eight-point lead slip away as they went down 32-22 to the Blayney Bears in Group 10 premier league action at King George VI Oval. BEAR BLOCKADE: St Pat's were happy to welcome back Antonio Ale from suspension as he picked up two tries on... Read more
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Evening Standard
New photo shows The Queen with her sister and fatherof The Queen as a little girl enjoying family life. The picture, in which she
New photo shows The Queen with her sister and father
Evening Standard / Posted 9 days ago
of The Queen as a little girl enjoying family life. The picture, in which she beams at the camera as Princess Margaret and George VI hold the family Corgis, was released by Her Majesty this morning and is a still from rare archive footage that will... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Kylie to perform at concert for Queenher 90th birthday. This undated photo shows the then Princess Elizabeth, left,
Kylie to perform at concert for Queen
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
her 90th birthday. This undated photo shows the then Princess Elizabeth, left, Princess Margaret and their father King George VI. Photo / AP Kylie Minogue will perform for the Queen at a 90th birthday celebration tomorrow featuring some of the... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Historykidnapped son of Charles and Anne Lindbergh, was found in a wooded area near Ho
History
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 9 days ago
kidnapped son of Charles and Anne Lindbergh, was found in a wooded area near Hopewell, New Jersey. In 1937, Britain’s King George VI was crowned at Westminster Abbey; his wife, Elizabeth, was crowned as queen consort. In 1955, Manhattan’s last... Read more
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Daily Mail
Unmistakable smile of the 10-old girl who would become QueenQueen's 90th Birthday Celebration. Never seen before: Princess Elizabeth (left
Unmistakable smile of the 10-old girl who would become Queen
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
Queen's 90th Birthday Celebration. Never seen before: Princess Elizabeth (left), Princess Margaret and their father King George VI in the mid-1930s The home movie footage from the mid-1930s is believed to have been taken at Windsor when the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Unseen picture of young Queen smiling alongside family released to mark birthdayfor the first time, shows a young, smiling, Princess Elizabeth with her sister
Unseen picture of young Queen smiling alongside family released to mark birthday
Daily Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
for the first time, shows a young, smiling, Princess Elizabeth with her sister and their father. Princess Margaret and George VI are each holding one of the Queen's beloved corgis. The colour photo was released a day after two black and white... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Childhood images of Queen Elizabeth releasedamid celebrations marking her 90th birthday. The first image shows a young Pri
Childhood images of Queen Elizabeth released
Sky News Australia / Posted 9 days ago
amid celebrations marking her 90th birthday. The first image shows a young Princess Elizabeth frolicking with her father, George VI, near a swimming pool - her arms outstretched, ready to dive in. The second shows her gently gazing at a bird... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Images of the Queen as a young girl released by Buckingham Palaceamid celebrations marking her 90th birthday. The first image shows a young Pri
Images of the Queen as a young girl released by Buckingham Palace
Calgary Sun / Posted 9 days ago
amid celebrations marking her 90th birthday. The first image shows a young Princess Elizabeth frolicking with her father, George VI, near a swimming pool — her arms outstretched, ready to dive in. The second shows her gently gazing at a bird... Read more
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CTV News
Buckingham Palace releases rare images of Queen Elizabethamid celebrations marking her 90th birthday. The first image shows a young Pri
Buckingham Palace releases rare images of Queen Elizabeth
CTV News / Posted 9 days ago
amid celebrations marking her 90th birthday. The first image shows a young Princess Elizabeth frolicking with her father, George VI, near a swimming pool -- her arms outstretched, ready to dive in. The second shows her gently gazing at a bird... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Buckingham Palace releases rare images of the queenThis undated handout photo provided by HM The Queen shows the then Princess Eli
Buckingham Palace releases rare images of the queen
Connecticut Post / Posted 9 days ago
This undated handout photo provided by HM The Queen shows the then Princess Elizabeth swimming with her father, King George VI in Britain. Rare footage of Britain's Queen Elizabeth has been shared to celebrate her 90th birthday. (HM The Queen via AP)... Read more
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CTV News
Buckingham Palace releases rare images of Queen Elizabethundated handout photo provided by HM The Queen shows the then Princess Elizabet
Buckingham Palace releases rare images of Queen Elizabeth
CTV News / Posted 9 days ago
undated handout photo provided by HM The Queen shows the then Princess Elizabeth swimming with her father, King George VI in Britain. Rare footage of Britain's Queen Elizabeth has been shared to celebrate her 90th birthday. (HM The Queen... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Buckingham Palace releases rare images of the queenThis undated handout photo provided by HM The Queen shows the then Princess Eli
Buckingham Palace releases rare images of the queen
Greenwich Time / Posted 9 days ago
This undated handout photo provided by HM The Queen shows the then Princess Elizabeth swimming with her father, King George VI in Britain. Rare footage of Britain's Queen Elizabeth has been shared to celebrate her 90th birthday. (HM The Queen via AP)... Read more
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Daily Mail
The Queen braves chilly weather at Royal Windsor Horse Showready to go for a swim with her father. With her arms outstretched and a beami
The Queen braves chilly weather at Royal Windsor Horse Show
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
ready to go for a swim with her father. With her arms outstretched and a beaming smile, the future Queen stands alongside George VI on the edge of an outdoor swimming pool, ready to take a dip. In another she is seen looking intently as a bird... Read more
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CTV News
Buckingham Palace releases rare images of the queenqueen This undated handout photo provided by HM The Queen shows the then Princ
Buckingham Palace releases rare images of the queen
CTV News / Posted 9 days ago
queen This undated handout photo provided by HM The Queen shows the then Princess Elizabeth swimming with her father, King George VI in Britain. Rare footage of Britain's Queen Elizabeth has been shared to celebrate her 90th birthday. (HM The Queen... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Buckingham Palace releases rare images of the queenamid celebrations marking her 90th birthday. The first image shows a young Pri
Buckingham Palace releases rare images of the queen
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 9 days ago
amid celebrations marking her 90th birthday. The first image shows a young Princess Elizabeth frolicking with her father, George VI, near a swimming pool - her arms outstretched, ready to dive in. The second shows her gently gazing at a bird... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Buckingham Palace releases rare images of the queenamid celebrations marking her 90th birthday. The first image shows a young Pri
Buckingham Palace releases rare images of the queen
FOX Carolina / Posted 9 days ago
amid celebrations marking her 90th birthday. The first image shows a young Princess Elizabeth frolicking with her father, George VI, near a swimming pool - her arms outstretched, ready to dive in. The second shows her gently gazing at a bird... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Buckingham Palace releases rare images of the queenamid celebrations marking her 90th birthday. The first image shows a young Pri
Buckingham Palace releases rare images of the queen
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 9 days ago
amid celebrations marking her 90th birthday. The first image shows a young Princess Elizabeth frolicking with her father, George VI, near a swimming pool - her arms outstretched, ready to dive in. The second shows her gently gazing at a bird... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Buckingham Palace releases rare images of the queenamid celebrations marking her 90th birthday. The first image shows a young Pri
Buckingham Palace releases rare images of the queen
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 9 days ago
amid celebrations marking her 90th birthday. The first image shows a young Princess Elizabeth frolicking with her father, George VI, near a swimming pool - her arms outstretched, ready to dive in. The second shows her gently gazing at a bird... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Buckingham Palace releases rare images of the queenamid celebrations marking her 90th birthday. The first image shows a young Pri
Buckingham Palace releases rare images of the queen
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 9 days ago
amid celebrations marking her 90th birthday. The first image shows a young Princess Elizabeth frolicking with her father, George VI, near a swimming pool - her arms outstretched, ready to dive in. The second shows her gently gazing at a bird... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Buckingham Palace releases rare images of the queenThis undated handout photo provided by HM The Queen shows the then Princess Eli
Buckingham Palace releases rare images of the queen
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 9 days ago
This undated handout photo provided by HM The Queen shows the then Princess Elizabeth swimming with her father, King George VI in Britain. Rare footage of Britain's Queen Elizabeth has been shared to celebrate her 90th birthday. (HM The Queen via AP)... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Buckingham Palace releases rare images of the queenThis undated handout photo provided by HM The Queen shows the then Princess Eli
Buckingham Palace releases rare images of the queen
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
This undated handout photo provided by HM The Queen shows the then Princess Elizabeth swimming with her father, King George VI in Britain. Rare footage of Britain's Queen Elizabeth has been shared to celebrate her 90th birthday. (HM The Queen via AP)... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Buckingham Palace releases rare images of the queenamid celebrations marking her 90th birthday. The first image shows a young Pri
Buckingham Palace releases rare images of the queen
Brandon Sun / Posted 9 days ago
amid celebrations marking her 90th birthday. The first image shows a young Princess Elizabeth frolicking with her father, George VI, near a swimming pool — her arms outstretched, ready to dive in. The second shows her gently gazing at a bird... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Buckingham Palaces releases rare images of the queenamid celebrations marking her 90th birthday. The first image shows a young Pri
Buckingham Palaces releases rare images of the queen
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 9 days ago
amid celebrations marking her 90th birthday. The first image shows a young Princess Elizabeth frolicking with her father, George VI, near a swimming pool — her arms outstretched, ready to dive in. The second shows her gently gazing at a bird... Read more
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Daily Herald
Buckingham Palace releases rare images of the queenamid celebrations marking her 90th birthday. The first image shows a young Pri
Buckingham Palace releases rare images of the queen
Daily Herald / Posted 9 days ago
amid celebrations marking her 90th birthday. The first image shows a young Princess Elizabeth frolicking with her father, George VI, near a swimming pool - her arms outstretched, ready to dive in. The second shows her gently gazing at a bird... Read more
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