Anne Queen of Great Britain

Film Review: The Favourite

This month sees the UK release of the long-awaited film The Favourite, directed by Yorgos Lanthimos which I have just been to see in order to report my opinions back to History of Royal Women readers! The film focuses on the court of Queen Anne, who reigned from 1702-1714 and is a rather overlooked monarch, [read more]

The Royal Women

History of Royal Women – The Year 2018

The top 10 best-viewed articles of this year were: 1. Cecilie of Greece and Denmark and the tragic plane crash 2. The Mother of Alexander the Great: Olympias 3. Rani of Jhansi – the best and bravest of all 4. Hurrem Sultan – Suleiman’s True Love 5. The Ruin of a Princess – Marie-Thérèse of France 6. Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon – [read more]