Tuesday, May 09, 2006

Royal Trivia

Did you know...

  • Buckingham Palace does not have air conditioning

  • King Edward VIII, while Prince of Wales, was the first member of the royal family to make a public broadcast on October 7, 1922.

  • The Queen does not vote

  • The Queen does not require a drivers licence

  • The Duke of Edinburgh is currently the oldest member of the royal family.

  • The Queen received 20,000 birthday cards and 17,000 emails on her recent 80th birthday.

© Marilyn Braun 2006

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