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Old 05-07-2007, 03:02 PM
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My favorites are Edward IV and Richard III. I have always been fascinated. I had an excellent teacher in my summer schools in Cambridge, she was an EdwardIV-Richard III specialist, hence my interest.

And to come back to the present days, I like the Gloucesters very much. The present Duke and Duchess of course, but also the Ulsters.

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Old 05-07-2007, 04:03 PM
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Mine is of course is The Princess of Wales. If it wasn't for Diana I would never be interested in Royalty.

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Old 05-07-2007, 04:37 PM
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Originally Posted by sirhon11234
Mine is of course is The Princess of Wales. If it wasn't for Diana I would never be interested in Royalty.
I absolutely share the same feeling. My interest in royalty began with Diana. She's my favorite British Royal of all times because of her devotion to so many charities and she's one of the first famous person to really talk about AIDS. She totally changed the people's look on royalty.

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Old 05-07-2007, 04:57 PM
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My favorite is princess Marina, duchess of Kent. She was a very royal lady, good looking, great jewellery, and very elegant. I think the royals could learn a lot from this lovely Lady.

I like pictures of her and her sister prinscess Olga of Yougoslavia.
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Old 05-07-2007, 05:01 PM
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This is a tough question because there are several British royals, past and present, that I am fond of (rather interested in.)

Nonetheless, I would place Edward, Duke of Windsor, (also once known as King Edward VIII for eleven months) on the top of my list.

He's such a complicated figure/man perhaps that is why he's on the top of my list. After a year and a half of researching his life (still finding new material) I still can't figure him out (his behavior, psyche, and so forth.)
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Old 05-08-2007, 07:29 AM
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Diana of course, for sure!
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Old 11-08-2007, 07:00 AM
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Who is your favorite British royal ever, past or present?

Mine has to be Henry VIII. He has a very interesting history and his 2 daughters were such interesting queens!
My favourite British royal ever is HM Queen Elizabeth II.
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Old 11-08-2007, 07:04 AM
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Diana and Queen Elizabeth
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Old 11-08-2007, 09:11 AM
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I would have to say first it was Diana, Princess of Wales. I also never followed any Royals before that wedding! I will never forget getting up so early to watch it on TV. After Diana would have to be Queen Alexandra and Queen Elizabeth.
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Old 11-08-2007, 07:26 PM
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Mine is Queen Mary, the present queen's paternal grandmother.
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Old 01-07-2008, 12:49 PM
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My favourite is HM Queen Elizabeth ll .
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Old 01-08-2008, 03:53 PM
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Old 01-19-2008, 05:58 PM
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My favourite is The Princess of Wales.
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Old 03-07-2008, 02:41 AM
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Queen Victoria, hands down! She did much for her country and lived through times of great change in the world.
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Old 03-11-2008, 07:12 PM
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Queen Catherine of Aragon, Queen Elizabeth II and King George VI
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Old 03-11-2008, 08:39 PM
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I like Princess Margaret of Connaught :)

I also love Queen Victoria for her spunk, and for being such an admirable woman.
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Old 03-12-2008, 05:47 AM
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For me: Queen Elizabeth II. A true image of a Queen.
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Old 03-25-2008, 01:12 PM
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My favourite is princess Diana, quickly followed by viscountess Serena.
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Old 04-03-2008, 01:40 PM
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Originally Posted by Her_Majesty View Post
For me: Queen Elizabeth II. A true image of a Queen.
absolutely agreed!
she is my favorite too!
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Old 04-04-2008, 06:47 AM
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Originally Posted by marine2109 View Post
My favourite is The Princess of Wales.
Which one? The current one which is Camilla? Or one of the numerous late princesses of Wales?

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