1 day ago · National interpretations existed in France as well, where Jean Fouquet painted the Queen of Heaven in 1450 with the face of the mistress of King Charles VII Statues and pictures of Mary were crowned by kings in Poland, France, Bavaria, Hungary and Austria, sometimes apparently using crowns previously worn by earthly monarchs.
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14 hours ago · 1930 was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1930th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 930th year of the 2nd millennium, the 30th year of the 20th century, and the 1st year of the 1930s decade.
14 hours ago · Life. Although christened Gisella (with a double L), she only ever wrote her name with one L. Just like her older sister Archduchess Sophie (died 1857) and her brother Crown Prince Rudolf, Gisela was raised by her paternal grandmother, Princess Sophie of Bavaria.
1 day ago · Monarch – Elizabeth II, Queen of the Bahamas (1973–present) Governor-General – Dame Marguerite Pindling, Governor-General of the Bahamas (2014–2019) Prime Minister – Perry Christie, Prime Minister of the Bahamas (2012–2017) Barbados. Monarch – Elizabeth II, Queen of Barbados (1966–present)
1 day ago · Vintage 1950s Madame Alexander Cissy Queen Elizabeth II Doll 20. Posted by admin in vintage. Tags: 1950s, alexander, ...