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Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz

No – Queen Charlotte wasn’t black

Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz was a German Princess who, at the age of 17, married King George III of the United Kingdom and thus became Queen. They would eventually have fifteen children together. The stories of the supposed biracial heritage of Queen Charlotte came about after comments on the Allan Ramsay portrait (see above) that she [read more]

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Diana Princess of Wales

Review: Diana: The Musical

The Broadway musical Diana: The Musical had a very special premiere on 1 October 2021. It was first released on the streaming service Netflix before going to Broadway in early November. The musical was in previews when the Coronavirus pandemic shut down Broadway in 2020. Diana: The Musical follows the story of Diana from her [read more]

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Diana Princess of Wales

A sneak peek at The Crown season 4

Netflix has released a sneak peek at the next season of The Crown and we’ll see Gillian Anderson as Margaret Thatcher and Emma Corrin as Lady Diana Spencer (later the Princess of Wales) join Olivia Colman. The new season will be released on 15 November.