Little Louis, who celebrated his first birthday in April, couldn’t wait for his Buckingham Palace balcony debut to show off his first-ever royal wave. The prince joined big sister Princess Charlotte, 4, in taking a peek out the palace window to catch a glimpse of the crowds gathered for Trooping the Colour festivities on Saturday, raising up his hand to greet spectators and excitedly pointing at the growing crowds. … [Read more...] about George and Charlotte Show Prince Louis the Best Part of Trooping — Watching from Palace Window!
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Prince George was nearly 2 years old when he made his Trooping the Colour debut in 2015. Princess Charlotte showed off her royal wave at the 2016 event from the arms of her mom not long after her first birthday. (The young royal even complemented her mom’s outfit, wearing light pink just like Kate’s hat.) … [Read more...] about Princess Charlotte Has Mastered Big Brother Prince George’s Royal Double Wave
If it’s a moment that gives you a bit of déja vu, there’s a reason: Almost exactly two years ago, Charlotte’s big brother, Prince George, had his own first-ever day of school. And the family marked the occasion in the same way: Releasing two photographs, taken by Princess Kate. … [Read more...] about See Princess Charlotte’s First Day of School Photos Side-by-Side With Big Brother Prince George’s
5. Victoria was a trailblazer for Queen Elizabeth. “Victoria and Albert made [the monarchy] respectable and popular – it had been neither of those things before they came to the throne. They had children, they were public servants – they were a model of bourgeois virtue, role models,” the historian adds. “In 1848, three or four monarchies were deposed, but not in Britain, and that’s because the British monarchy didn’t seem remote.” … [Read more...] about Bedroom Door Locks and More: 5 Things to Know About Queen Victoria and Prince Albert’s ‘Full-On Passionate Marriage’