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# Royals ~ Other

Photos and information on Royals that don't fit onto my other boards.... they could be from a small principality or a Royal in name only, or I just don't know what board they go onto yet.

Princess Elizabeth of Yugoslavia with her first husband, Howard Oxenberg

The Duchess of Alba - before and after plastic surgery.

The 18th Duchess of Alba

Spanish duchess says she remains in control of her fortune

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Cayetana Fitz-James Stuart y Silva, 18th Duchess of Alba, in 2006. The Duchess is a descendant of King James II of England, VII of Scotland, through his illegitimate son James Fitz-James, Duke of Berwick (1670–1734), born of a relationship with Arabella Churchill, only sister of the Duke of Marlborough, making her a distant relative of both Sir Winston Churchill and Diana, Princess of Wales, descendants of Arabella's daughter Henrietta FitzJames.

Cayetana Fitz-James Stuart, 18th Duchess of Alba and her third husband Alfonso Díez Carabantes attends the wedding in Villareal Porcelanosa, Oct. 2013.

  • Linda Scherr

    No offense intended, but she is scary looking.

  • Maura Petzolt

    She unfortunately is one of those people who have had WAY too much plastic surgery. If you look at photos of her as a young woman, she was pretty. But my guess is insecure based on the amount of surgery and the amount of young husbands. Don't know the whole story. Sad though.

  • Linda Scherr

    That is sad. Thanks for sharing the info!

Duchess of Alba Cayetana Fitz-James Stuart (R) and her husband Alfonso Diez are seen on 25 July 2014 in Saint Jean de Luz, France.

The last king of Italy - Umberto II reigning for only 33 days and he was known as the "May King". He married Princess Maria Jose of Belgium. King Vittorio Emanuele III abdicated in favor of Umberto II in an effort to save the Italian kingdom after WW II but a referendum removed Umberto II though the vote was highly controversial, very close. Umberto II lived the rest of his life in exile, he never set foot in his native land again. He died in 1983 in Switzerland.

Empress Gobele Wan Rong [c1920-1940] One of the sadder stories that arose from the end of the Qing monarchy was the story of Wan Rong, otherwise known as the Last Empress of China 婉容皇后. She was chosen at the age of 17 to marry a powerless monarch. This beautiful well educated girl from one of Manchuria's best families was to be turned into a wasted emotionally wrecked drug addict by her loveless marriage in 1922 to the last emperor of China, PuYi 溥儀.

Jean-Christophe is the heir to the legacy of Napoleon Bonapart and the head of the former Imperial House of France. He's the great-great-great-grandnephew of Napoleon Bonaparte, (who had no direct heirs).

Jean-Christophe, Prince Napoléon, 25

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The Wedding Dress - Princess Victoria of Bourbon- Two Sicilies - her viel is attached under her hair.

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The unused silver wedding dress of Crown Princess Märtha of Norway is one of the most poignant exhibits at the National Museum’s department of decorative arts. Click on the photo and read the story - such love and such sadness.

Wedding of Alexandra Miller (with father Robert Miller) to Prince Alexander von Furstenberg 1995

HM Queen Isabel of Spain with son His Royal Highness Prince Alfonso of Spain

Her wedding has encountered strong opposition from none other than the King of Spain Juan Carlos, who feared for the House of Alba as well as the considerable estate the Duchess was expected to pass on to her children. Carabantes had to formally renounce any claim to her wealth, the inheritance has been paid in advance, so to speak. The Duchess is now free to be a bride again: the woman whose first nuptials were the last feudal marriage in Spain can rightfully claim to have given it all up...

Young at Heart: the Duchess of Alba got married today - Vogue.it

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HE Don Luis Beltrán Gómez-Acebo y de Borbón and his bride, Laura Ponte y Martinez, on their wedding day, 18 Sept. 2004. Handsome couple.

Luis Beltrán Ataulfo Alfonso Gómez-Acebo y de Borbón

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Principe Alfonso zu Hohenlohe-Langerburg y princesa Ira zu Furstenberg

Laura Ponte y Martinez Beltran Gomez-Acebo y de Borbon (nephew of King Juan Carlos I of Spain) :: September 18, 2004

Wedding procession of Pss Olga of Greece and Denmark with prince Paul of Yugoslavia, 1923

Princess Annemarie of Bourbon-Parma, daughter in law of Princess Irene, wearing the Emerald Tiara with pearls on her wedding day, 2010

Charles II of Spain's family tree // perhaps the most inbred human being to have ever lived.

Princess Tatiana of Sayn-Wittgenstein Berleburg at her wedding to Prince Moritze of Hesse--another Hessian bride with the wheat-ear tiara

RoyalDish - Brabant and Hesse - page 1

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Princess Tatiana of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg on the occassion of her wedding to Prince Moritz of Hesse-Kassel, later Landgrave of Hesse, in 1964. The marriage produced 4 children and ended in divorce after 10 years.

Princess Elizabeth of Yugoslavia with her first husband Howard Oxenberg

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