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The Duke of Westminster, 31, 27 times richer than the Windsors

Hugh Grosvenor, seventh Duke of Westminster. (Leeds, September 22, 2018.) Getty Images He is one of England’s most coveted bachelors. His name: Hugh Grosvenor. Close to the Windsors, the 31-year-old Briton is at the head of a colossal real estate empire and an estate estimated at 11.6 billion dollars. In 2020, the Times introduced him …

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The Duke of Westminster, 31, 27 times richer than the Windsors

Hugh Grosvenor, seventh Duke of Westminster. (Leeds, September 22, 2018.) Getty Images He is one of England’s most coveted bachelors. His name: Hugh Grosvenor. Close to the Windsors, the 31-year-old Briton is at the head of a colossal real estate empire and an estate estimated at 11.6 billion dollars. In 2020, the Times introduced him …

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Elizabeth II’s coffin on its way to London for a grand funeral

AFP, published on Tuesday, September 13, 2022 at 6:22 p.m. Under the moved gaze of the Scottish crowd, the coffin of Queen Elizabeth II left Edinburgh for London on Tuesday, to receive the farewells of hundreds of thousands of Britons expected at her remains and the historic funeral. The remains of the monarch, escorted by …

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Elizabeth II’s coffin on its way to London for a grand funeral

AFP, published on Tuesday, September 13, 2022 at 6:22 p.m. Under the moved gaze of the Scottish crowd, the coffin of Queen Elizabeth II left Edinburgh for London on Tuesday, to receive the farewells of hundreds of thousands of Britons expected at her remains and the historic funeral. The remains of the monarch, escorted by …

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Elizabeth II gives up attending a folk festival in Scotland

AFP, published on Friday, September 02, 2022 at 3:56 p.m. Queen Elizabeth II, who at 96 is struggling to get around, will miss a folk festival in Scotland which she usually attends, reigniting concerns about her health, British media reported on Friday. After having given up on returning to London to enthrone the new Prime …

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Unceremonious tributes on the anniversary of Princess Diana’s death

AFP, published on Wednesday, August 31, 2022 at 2:48 p.m. In London as in Paris, admirers of “Lady Di” paid tribute to her on Wednesday, 25 years after her death which shook the British monarchy, but no official ceremony was organized by her two sons William and Harry, with relations strained. Diana, whose fairy-tale wedding …

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Unceremonious tributes on the anniversary of Princess Diana’s death

AFP, published on Wednesday, August 31, 2022 at 2:48 p.m. In London as in Paris, admirers of “Lady Di” paid tribute to her on Wednesday, 25 years after her death which shook the British monarchy, but no official ceremony was organized by her two sons William and Harry, with relations strained. Diana, whose fairy-tale wedding …

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