Archive | December 17, 2011

‘Napoleon’ A Documentary

Here is a documentary about that short dude from Corsica that did something mildly interesting eons ago and the dude who liked to stick his hand in his shirt entitled, Enjoy!     :)

‘Peter the Great: The Tyrant Reformer’ A Documentary (VIDEOS)

Here is the documentary, Peter the Great: The Tyrant Reformer, produced by American television network, Biography.  The program is okay; nevertheless, it’s a decent introduction to those who are unfamiliar with the famous Russian emperor.

H.R.H. Princess Claire of Belgium Attends a Concert at the Palais des Beaux-Arts

This evening at the Palais des Beaux-Arts in Brussels, H.R.H. Princess Claire attended a concert performed by the Brussels Choral Society and the Charlemagne Orchestra for Europe under the leadership of Mr. Bartholomeus-Henri Van de Velde.

Source La Monarchie Belge

Photo courtesy of: Zimbio

H.S.H. Princess Charlene of Monaco Attends Ein Herz für Kinder Charity Fundraising Gala in Berlin, Germany (VIDEOS)

On December 17, 2011, H.S.H. Princess Charlene of Monaco attended the Ein Herz für Kinder (Heart of the Children) television fundraising gala in Berlin, Germany. Ein Herz für Kinder is one of the most successful fundraisers on German television.  This year over 75 celebrities will participate as well as support the fundraising gala including Princess Charlene’s friend, Franziska von Almsick, Boris Becker, Senta Berger, Maria Furtwängler, Maite Kelly, Johannes B. Kerner, Vitali and Wladimir Klitschko, Herbert Knaup, Sonya Kraus, Kai plum, Jörg Pilawa, Birgit Schrowange, Sophia and Simone Thomalla Natalia Wörner and Bettina Zimmermann.

During the event, Princess Charlene was awarded the Golden Heart for her dedication to humanitarian causes specifically her longstanding commitment to charities that aid children and adolescents. In her acceptance speech the princess stated:

… tonight my thanks go to this wonderful organization, Heart of the Children, this Golden Heart Award means so much to me… Thank you.  I accept this award with great pride and joy on behalf of the countless volunteers who work so hard to help protect children in need everywhere and every day…

To view photos please click here.  

To watch  videos from the event please click here (Princess Charlene’s speech) and here.

Photo sent to TRC courtesy of Montblanc.  Thank you!   :)