Here is the documentary about that infamous short dude who became the emperor of the French entitled, Napoleon’s Rise to Power, hosted by David McCullough. If you cannot get enough of Napoleon you can also watch the Discovery Channel’s program entitled, Icons of Power: Napoleon Bonaparte.
Marie Antoinette: Queen of Fashion is hour-long lecture presented by Associate Professor Caroline Weber from the Department of French and Romance Philogy at Barnard College. Overall, the lecture is quite interesting. 🙂 For more information about or if you would like to purchase Ms. Weber’s book, Queen of Fashion: What Marie-Antoinette Wore to the Revolution,… Read More “Marie Antoinette: Queen of Fashion” (VIDEO)
Recently, His Royal Highness Grand Duke Henri of Luxembourg participated in a charity race in Austria entitled, Ischgl Heroes Challenge. Click here to read an article as well as to view photos from Wort.lu. It’s in English by the way. 🙂 Finally, on the official website for Château de Versailles there is an interesting article about the… Read More Random Royal News Regarding His Royal Highness Grand Duke Henri of Luxembourg. Plus, News About the History of Chocolate at Court of Versailles (It’s a Slow News Day)
On February 27, 2012, Her Royal Highness Grand Duchess Maria Theresa of Luxembourg welcomed Red Cross volunteers to the Grand Ducal Palace for a reception. The purpose of today’s event was to thank as well as honor the more than 70 volunteers who are committed to the Red Cross and to those who are “…… Read More Random Royal News Regarding Her Royal Highness Grand Duchess Maria Theresa of Luxembourg and Prince Charles-Philippe d’Orleans, Duke of Anjou and the Duchess of Cadaval. Plus, New Photos of the Bikini Princess, Corinna von Hohenzollern.
According to the Austrian newspaper, Kleine Zeitung, Her Royal Highness Princess Caroline of Hanover is currently in Lech, Austria on holiday with her family. It is unknown if the beautiful princess met with members of the Dutch royal family whilst at the luxurious ski resort. Click here to read the full article. (in German). Meanwhile, the Duke… Read More Random Royal News Regarding Her Royal Highness Princess Caroline of Hanover and the Duke of Vendôme
Here is the documentary, Versailles: Countdown to Revolution. A Lavish drama-documentary chronicling the final days of the Bourbon dynasty under the ill-fated Louis XVI and his Queen, Marie Antoinette. Unlike his highly sexed forebears, it takes Louis seven years to consummate his marriage – and his performance as ruler of France is no more distinguished… Read More ‘Versailles, Countdown to Revolution’ A Documentary (VIDEOS)
Recently, the Comte de Paris (Henri d’Orléans), head of the French royal house, was invited to the Paris Wermus Cactus talk show on France 3. The topic: “What if France resumed/went back to having a monarchy?” The 33 min program is in French, so if you understand the language click the link below to watch.… Read More The Comte de Paris Interviewed on French Television.
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! 🙂
Here is a documentary about the last queen of France entitled, Marie Antoinette: The Scapegoat Queen. Click the links below to watch this five-part series: Part One Part Two Part Three Part Four Part Five Finally, the French historian, William Beik, from Emory University in the United States gives a lecture about the lives and… Read More ‘Marie Antoinette: The Scapegoat Queen’: A Documentary About the Last Queen of France. Plus, other Films about the French Monarchy
According to the French royal news blog, Noblesse & Royautés, the Duchess of Vendôme is pregnant with her second child. It has been reported that she is due to give birth sometime in January 2012. To read more please visit Noblesse & Royautés.