On March 19, 2013, Their Royal Highnesses Prince Felipe and Princess Letizia of Asturias, Their Royal Highnesses Grand Duke Henri and Grand Duchess Maria Teresa of Luxembourg, His Royal Highness Prince Felix of Luxembourg, Their Royal Highnesses Prince Willem-Alexander of Oranje and Princess Maxima of the Netherlands, Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of …
Anne d’Autriche: Mystérieuse Mère du Roi Soleil.
On March 8, 2013, Her Imperial Highness Grand Duchess Maria Vladimirovna “…attended a conference marking the 400th anniversary of the House of Romanov in Moscow.”
According to the Telegraph and Guardian newspapers, Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani of Qatar recently purchased six uninhabited islands in Greece for a reported 8.5 million Euros. Now, that is a bargain. No, really. Anywho, according to the newspaper, The Mirror, the 61-year-old Emir of Qatar was vacationing in Greece when he decided to moor …
On February 25, 2013, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum held an audience with United Nations Secretary General, Mr. Ban Ki-moon in Dubai. According to the newspaper, Emirates 24/7, discussions focused on: “…regional and international humanitarian issues as well as the role of countries, governments, organizations and public and community bodies in supporting …
Rome: Power and Glory Though there are some inaccuracies within this documentary, Rome: Rise and Fall of an Empire, is an interesting program to watch on this lazy Sunday. A mildly cheesy docudrama about Emperor Constantine
It’s a slow news day so here is the documentary entitled, The Heretic Pharaoh, from the series, Egypt’s Golden Empire.
Two docudramas about Wally and Ed. 🙂
Here is the documentary, in German, from ZDF entitled, Die Romanows: Mythos Zarenmord. Click here to watch the documentary
On February 1, 2013, thousands of mourners “… have turned out in Phnom Penh for the start of the funeral proceedings…” for His Majesty the late King Norodom Sihanouk of Cambodia. Please click here to watch a video news report from the BBC. Click here to read an article from the Los Angeles Times.
Happy Sunday, everyone! Here is this week’s edition of Blauw Bloed. Please click here, scroll down, and click the video icon button thingy. 🙂
A documentary, in German, about Catherine the Great.