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FASHION-BEAUTY

See the first woman in the world to adorn white gown for her wedding

Wearing of white gowns for wedding started when the then Queen of England, Queen Victoria married her heartthrob, Prince Albert on 10 February, 1840 in the Chapel Royal of St James Palace. Before her wedding, brides are to wear their most beautiful dress for the wedding. As a powerful woman of her generation, tradition for changed by her and she made history. She ascended the throne long before her wedding. She was Queen of the United Kingdom of the Great Britain and Ireland from 20 June 1837 until her de

  2 years ago ago
See the first woman in the world to adorn white gown for her wedding

HEALTH

Fear grips the United kingdom as the Queen's health is under check after meeting infected Charles.

The lingering question on the minds of the people in the United Kingdom is if the Prince of Wales, 71, who has a 'mild' form of the illness had infected the queen.  Prince Charles who currently happens to be with his wife Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall, was positive although his wife tested negative and is without any symptoms of the virus, has put some sort of doubt on the hearts of those in the UK concerning the health of the queen due to the fact that the dreadful disease has killed 435 and infected

  2 years ago ago
Fear grips the United kingdom as the Queen's health is under check after meeting infected Charles.

ENTERTAINMENT

8 Royals Who Married Their Relatives

Royals have been marrying their cousins since time immemorial, traditionally as a means of strengthening political alliances. What might be surprising though is that members of the royal family have continued to marry their cousins, right up to the present day! 1.Queen Victoria and Prince Albert: 1st cousins Queen Victoria and Prince Albert were first cousins, having shared the same grandfather, Francis, Duke of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld: Victoria: Victoria was the daughter of Francis's daughter, Princess Victor

  2 years ago ago
8 Royals Who Married Their Relatives

ENTERTAINMENT

How Different Are The Monacan Royal Family From The British Royal Family? | These Photos Tell It All

We know about the British royal family and all the drama that comes with it, but how well do you know the royal family of Monaco? Prince Albert of Monaco recently debuted their traditional holiday card on their official Facebook page recently. "May the spirit of Christmas be with you throughout the New Year/ We wish you a Merry Christmas and a happy New Year 2021," said he. Written in French, English, and Monagasque, the card is signed "Albert de Monaco and Charlene de Monaco," reports People. The photo features

  1 year ago ago
How Different Are The Monacan Royal Family From The British Royal Family? | These Photos Tell It All

ENTERTAINMENT

Shocking:25 hidden facts about Christmas

Christmas wasn't always on December 25. Though Christmas celebrates the birth of Jesus Christ, there is no mention of christmas on 25 in the Bible. Most historians actually believe Jesus was born in the spring, not the winter. And his birthday itself didn't become the official holiday until the third century. Some historian posit that the date was actually chosen because it coincided with the pagan festival of Saturnalia, which honored the agricultural god Saturn with celebrating and gift-giving. Sounds f

  2 years ago ago
Shocking:25 hidden facts about Christmas

SPORTS

Take A Look At The10 Wealthiest Monarchs In The World Right Now (Photos)

Monarchs are people of influence and authority, well respected figures in the world today. Some of the well-known monarchs, are so wealthy and powerful, capable of influencing the political system of their respective countries and continents. Here are the 10 most wealthiest royals in the world and their net worth. Prince Albert II is the reigning Prince of Monaco and head of the princely house of Grimaldi. He is the son of Prince Rainier III and Princess Grace. In July 2011, Prince Albert married Charlene Wittstock.

  1 year ago ago
Take A Look At The10 Wealthiest Monarchs In The World Right Now (Photos)

ENTERTAINMENT

Happy Birthday To The Queen Of England

Today, April 26, a queen was born. Her name is Elizabeth Alexander Mary Windsor. She's the queen of the United Kingdom and other Commonwealth nations. She's the mother of the apparent heir to the throne "Prince Charles" as well as grandmother to Princes William and Harry. She was born in London to the Duke(Prince Albert later known as King George VI) and Duchess of York. Elizabeth Alexander Mary Windsor was born on this day, April 26 in the year 1926. Later she was educated privately at home. She became que

  2 years ago ago
Happy Birthday To The Queen Of England

ENTERTAINMENT

More celebrities are making public their corona virus status

Give me a minute or two and I will prove it.Since the news broke out about the covid virus or rather since the covid virus broke out in the news it has been doing some serious damages. In the case of Nigeria,there was report of the chief of staff Abba Kyari was infected.In another case in Nigeria there was a report of the first sports personality to catch the virus in the person of former Ogun State Commissioner of Youth and Sports Bukola Olopade. In his words: “A few days ago I did make a video that I ha

  2 years ago ago
More celebrities are making public their corona virus status

SPORTS

World Athletics Creates COVID-19 Fund at Request of Moroccan Athlete

The World Athletics (WA) and the International Athletics Foundation (IAF) jointly created on Tuesday a fund of $500,000 to support professional athletes facing financial difficulties due to the COVID-19 pandemic.   “I would especially like to thank Hicham for bringing this idea to us, and Prince Albert for his strong support of this project,” said World Athletics President and IAF chair Sebastian Coe.  “I am in constant contact with athletes around the world and I know that many are experiencing fi

  2 years ago ago
World Athletics Creates COVID-19 Fund at Request of Moroccan Athlete