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Hemophilia and Queen Victoria

"Our poor family seems to be persecuted by this awful disease, the worst I know." These are the words of Queen Victoria (1819-1901) who was referring to the hereditary disease hemophilia that affected – during her lifetime – her youngest son, Prince Leopold, Duke of Albany, three grandsons:  Prince Waldemar of Prussia, Prince... go to Article >

The Rebecca House and all the Filming Locations: Where was Rebecca filmed?

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Posted by Ra Moon "Last night I dreamt I went to Manderley again..." The new Netflix remake of the film directed by Alfred Hitchcock that won two Oscars in 1940 is revisiting the iconic stately home, from a story based on the 1938 novel by... read more

Sweden's Princess Victoria Twins With Daughter Estelle In Matching Outfits

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Princess Victoria was having a twinning moment with her daughter, Princess Estelle, at the dedication event for the Guldbron on Sunday afternoon (October 25) in Stolkholm, Sweden. The mother and daughter duo, who will both one day rule the country... read more

I'm A Celebrity 2020 Line-Up: Have These 8 Stars Just Been Confirmed For The New Series?

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With anticipation building for the new series of I’m A Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here!, there’s been many names linked to a spot on the ITV reality show.  However, fans have been given their biggest hint yet as to who will be heading into the... read more

Labour council review sees just 6% of Leeds residents want historical statues removed

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The review, chaired by Alison Lowe - Leeds' first black female city councillor - looked into statues and monuments including Queen Victoria, Robert Peel, Edward Black Prince and Arthur Wellesley. read more

City of London Tree Trail

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22% of London is covered with trees. This is according to aerial survey company Bluesky International who've been bashing the statistics to calculate tree cover across the country. This is quite a subjective thing to measure, because exactly how... read more

New portrait of Queen Victoria's African goddaughter unveiled

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Painting of Sarah Forbes Bonetta part of English Heritage project to highlight overlooked black figures Her birth name, historians believe, was Aina but in the high society of 19th-century England she was Sarah Forbes Bonetta, an enslaved little... read more

Victoria Justice and Midori Francis to Star in ‘Afterlife of the Party’ for Netflix (Exclusive)

19 Days ago Gossip Source:

Actress and singer Victoria Justice (“Victorious,” “Queen America”) and Midori Francis (“Good Boys,” “Dash & Lily”) are set to star in “Afterlife of the Party” for Netflix, TheWrap has exclusively learned. Also joining the cast is singer and... read more

Viktoria Adelheid, Duchess of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (1885-1970)

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  October 3, 1970 HH Duchess Viktoria Adelheid of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha died today at Schloss Greinberg in Austria. She was 84 years old and the widow of Carl Eduard, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, an early supporter of Adolf Hitler and... read more

Vandals graffiti on police van and Queen Victoria statue as probe launched

27 Days ago News Source:

Louts struck on Sunday (27/9) when a riot van was parked outside a police station in Royal Leamington Spa, Warks read more

Brooklyn voters report getting ballot return envelops with wrong name and address. The error could invalidate their vote.

28 Days ago Finance Source:

Summary List Placement Voters across Brooklyn reported getting a mislabeled "official absentee ballot envelope," that could potentially invalidate their absentee vote, several local outlets reported. Gothamist and WNYC reported that multiple... read more