RENOWNED for her wild partying, high-profile romances and incredibly haughty remarks, Princess Margaret revolutionised what it meant to be royal. But who exactly was Queen Elizabeth II's younger sister who since Netflix's The Crown has returned to the spotlight over 60 years later? Who was Princess Margaret? HRH Princess Margaret was born on August 21, 1930, at Glamis Castle in Scotland, to King George VI and Queen Elizabeth. She was the younger sister and only sibling of Queen Elizabeth II. For several days the registration of the princess' birth was deliberately delayed in order to avoid her being numbered 13 and associated with its 'unlucky' connotations. In 1936 Princess Margaret's world was turned upside down when her uncle King Edward VIII abdicated to marry divorcee, Wallis Simpson. It meant her father, a reluctant Prince George, would become King and that her sister Elizabeth was now the country's future Queen. At the tender age of six, Margaret was second in line to … [Read more...] about Who was Princess Margaret and when did the Queen’s sister die?
Share Tweet Email royal family Share: Share Tweet Email EMBED <> More Videos <iframe width="476" height="267" src="https://abc13.com/video/embed/?pid=5294446" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe> Shout is an initiative designed to help people with a wide range of problems including suicidal thoughts, relationship issues and bullying. Share: Share Tweet Email ktrk Princes William and Harry and their wives, Kate and Meghan, are joining forces to back a text messaging service to help people experiencing mental health problems. Their Royal Foundation will provide a $3.9 million grant to back the initiative, Shout. The service is designed to help people with a wide range of problems including suicidal thoughts, relationship issues and bullying. "Texting is private and silent. It opens up a whole new way to find help. It provides instant support. You can have a conversation anywhere and … [Read more...] about Royal family backs Shout crisis text line helping those in need
PRINCE Harrry and Meghan Markle named their baby Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor. The Sussexes opted to wait until the royal arrival to know whether the baby's gender. So who did they pay tribute to when naming the baby? Why Archie Harrison? The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have not officially said why they have given their son his name. Archie is the shortened version of Archibald, which is a German name meaning "bold" or "brave". Harrison is name of Aboriginal origin and means "son of Henry" or "son of Harry". The tot will only be known as a “Master” after Meghan and Harry decided not to give him one of the Duke of Sussex's lesser titles, the Earl of Dumbarton. This is a signal the couple want their child to be a “private citizen”. Archie will be eligible to be styled as Prince if his parents wish this when Prince Charles becomes king. Until then, he will not have HRH or any titles. Who does Archie share his name with? Princess Diana had a Scottish relative … [Read more...] about Who does the royal baby Archie share his name with?
PRINCE Harry and Meghan Markle have welcomed their first child into the world on May 6 - and it's a boy! But who will be the new royal baby’s godparents? Here is the latest about who the potential godparents might be. Who will be Godparents to Meghan Markle's royal baby? Jessica Mulroney is widely regarded as Meghan’s BFF and even flew Down Under to join her and and Harry on their tour of Australia and New Zealand. The 38-year-old Canadian stylist's three kids were page boys and a flower girl at the Royal wedding on May 19, 2018. And the Duchess of Sussex reportedly made her the first to know her baby news, spilling the beans on a trip to Toronto in August 2018, according to US Weekly. Also in the running is rumoured royal matchmaker and American designer Misha Nonoo. The 31-year-old was born in Bahrain, raised in London and educated in Paris - but currently lives in the US, which is where she and Meg are thought to have met. Her auction house boss ex-husband Alexander … [Read more...] about Who will be Godparents to Meghan Markle’s royal baby boy?
MEGHAN Markle has given birth to her first child – and it’s a boy! We explain when he was born and what his star sign he is. Here’s what we know. When was the royal baby born? The Duke and Duchess of Sussex welcomed their son into this world at 5.26am on May 6. He was born weighing 7lbs 3oz. Prince Harry said the sex of the baby was surprise for both of them as they chose not find out what they were having. Speaking from Windsor on day his son was born, the Duke said: "I'm very excited to announce that Meghan and myself had a baby boy this morning, a very healthy baby boy." "It's been the most amazing experience I could ever have possibly imagined. "How any woman does what they do is beyond comprehension. But we're both absolutely thrilled. "We're both absolutely thrilled and so grateful for all the love and support from everybody out there, it's been amazing, so we just wanted to share this with everybody." The Duke of Sussex, who was present for the birth, added: … [Read more...] about When was the Royal baby born and what star sign is he?