King John Puts Seal on Magna Carta

King John reluctantly put his seal to the Magna Carta on 15 June 1215 to make peace with his rebellious barons. King John by an unknown artist. The Magna Carta outlined royal powers and the rights of barons and freemen and it became the most famous document and the cornerstone of liberty in the English-speaking…

Royal Birthday: Prince Nicolas of Sweden

Princess Madeleine has released a new photo as her son Prince Nicolas celebrates his 4th Birthday on Saturday, 15 June 2019. He arrived two days after his uncle Prince Carl Philip married Sofia Hellqvist in 2015, and is currently ninth in the line of succession to the Swedish throne. His birth was marked with a…

Prince Nicolas Celebrates 3rd Birthday

Prince Nicolas of Sweden celebrated his 3rd Birthday on Friday, 15 June 2018, as the Swedish Royal Court releases a new photo to mark the occasion. He is the second child and only son of Princess Madeline and Christopher O'Neill and is now ninth in the line of succession. Two days after his uncle Prince Carl…

Podcast: Swedish Royal Wedding, It’s A Boy, Magna Carta & Waterloo

Double celebrations in Sweden, the 800th Anniversary of the Magna Carta, Prince George's antics at Trooping of the Colour and at the polo, Prince Harry has tea with Michelle Obama, the Battle of Waterloo Bicentenary and Royal Ascot. Magna Carta King John reluctantly put his seal to the Magna Carta on 15 June 1215 to…

Introducing Prince Nicolas Paul Gustaf, Duke of Ångermanland

Swedish Court announces the name of Princess Madeleine's baby boy: HRH Prince Nicolas Paul Gustaf, Duke of Ångermanland. Born: Monday, 15 June 2015 at 1.45 pm, in Danderyd Hospital, Stockholm. Weight: 3.080 kg/6 pounds 13 ounces Length: 49cm/19.3 inches Parents: HRH Princess Madeleine of Sweden and Mr Christopher O'Neill. Grandparents: TM King Carl Gustaf and Queen…