HIS MAJESTY KING MICHAEL I OF ROMANIA CELEBRATES HIS 90TH BIRTHDAY, OCTOBER 25, 2011
King Michael I of Romania celebrated his 90th birthday on October 25, 2011. The King is the only child of King Carol II of Romania and Princess Helen of Greece. King Michael is descended from th…
King Carol II. of Romania with his son Mihai, future King of Romania
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The Queen Who Worked at Macy's
Most princess stories involve finding Prince Charming and living happily ever after as king and queen of the castle. They don't typically include a part about the princess working at Macy's department store, but that's what makes this princess story so great... Anne Antoinette Françoise Charlotte
Farewell to the Last Queen of Romania
By MrBoise via Wikimedia Commons Very few queens have worked in a department store. Perhaps only this one. Born in 1923 to cadet members of the royal houses of Bourbon-Parma and Denmark, Princess Anne of Bourbon-Parma had gobs of glamorous cousins more royal than she, but she didn't necessarily have bright prospects. She was born just a few years after World War I and revolution had decimated Europe's royal houses. When she was a teenager, World War II sent her family as blue-blooded…