queen

History

How war and intrigue caused the marriage that created Spain

Ferdinand II of Aragon and his cousin Isabella I of Castile married in 1469, uniting their kingdoms and transforming Spain…

Read More
History

Jeffery Hudson: the story of the court dwarf, who rose from jester to cavalry captain and died in poverty

Jeffery Hudson was the queen's court dwarf. Because of his extreme but well-proportioned smallness, he was known as the "Queen's…

Read More
History

The sad fate of the Empress Elisabeth of Austria

Empress Elisabeth of Austria was Empress of Austria and Queen of Hungary from her marriage to Emperor Franz Joseph I…

Read More
History

Queen Dido of Carthage

Dido, or Elissa, as she is often known, was the legendary founder and first queen of Carthage.

Read More
Showbiz

Why Queen Elizabeth II has 40 identical bags?

However, competing with Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom is challenging. She has been loyal to the legendary Launer…

Read More
History

10 black women who married royalty

There are plenty of women outside of the British monarchy who have married men with royal blood. Here are other…

Read More
History

How the wife, daughter, and mother of the king, who twisted men as she wanted, destroyed Sparta

Spartan Gorgo went down in history not only because she was the wife of King Leonidas, the hero of the…

Read More
History

Which ghost has an official court decision, “certificate of identity” and “residence permit in the Royal Tower”?

Why Anna’s ghost is only ghost that has an official court decision, “certificate of identity” and “residence permit in the…

Read More
History

6 most beautiful women in history you’ll never see

Sometimes, just the presence of beauty is enough to ensure a place in history for all time.

Read More
History

Affair with manager, feuds with stepson and other facts about female pharaoh Hatshepsut

She was often mistaken for a man, and her military campaign was heard even outside the country. There are many…

Read More
History

Rise and fall of Marie de’ Medici – from Queen of France to beggar

Mary and Henry’s marriage was one of the royal families’ most miserable unions. As she saw her husband strive to…

Read More
Africa

Ta Set Neferu – Valley of the Sleeping Queens

Ta Set Neferu is a famous necropolis located southwest of Medinet Habu in Egypt, not far from Thebes. It is…

Read More
Back to top button