William Foley


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I am 49 years old and I have had an interest in European royalty since the late 1970s. My main interest is in British Royalty but I am also interested in all the monarchies of Europe past and present. My study and interest in royalty is basically a hobby of mine although my independent study did help me earn my bachelor’s degree in European History.


 

Queen Victoria is the longest reigning monarch of the United Kingdom, reigning for around 63 and a half years. Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II has reign...

There has been a lot of discussion concerning who is entitled to call themselves a Princess followed by their first name in the British system. Many people...

When the Duchess of Cambridge married Prince William of Wales, the media spoke about her being a commoner. They were correct. Until her marriage she was...

The Royal Baby will grow up to reign over the United Kingdom one day. It’s important to choose a dynastic name. I have been on a few royalty related...

On July 17, 1917 HM King George V of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland changed the name of the royal house from Saxe-Coburg-Gotha to Windsor....

Happy 31st birthday to HRH Prince William Arthur Philip Louis of Wales, Duke of Cambridge, Earl of Strathearn, Baron Carrickfergus, Royal Knight Companion...

HRH The Duchess of Cambridge is a very popular member of the British Royal Family. She is young and beautiful with a friendly and warm personality and...

Charles and Diana’s wedding day Diana, Princess of Wales, was one of the most photographed woman in the world, if not the most photographed woman...

I am a bit of a stickler for correct usage of styles and titles. So it is a bit of a pet peeve of mine when these are used improperly. There has been talk...