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#51- Abdication By Juliet Nicholson

Abdication tells the story of King Edward VIII who decided to abdicate the throne to marry American socialite and divorcee, Wallis Simpson, at the brink of World War II.  327 more words

Scandalous Women: Scandalous Royal Romance: King Carol II of Romania and Magda Lupescu

Originally posted on Scandalous Women

The story of how King Edward VIII of Great Britain abdicated the throne for the ‘Woman I Love,’ the thrice-divorced Wallis Warfield Simpson is well-known.   252 more words

20th Century

Changing of the Guard: Spain Has a New King

Thanks, Patrick!

Another abdication took place and yes, a NEW regime continues to set up camp—in countries worldwide.

I hope Felipe is up for the job. 577 more words

Current Updates

THREE STEPS TO LET YOU KNOW THAT TIMES HAVE CHANGED (2005)

1. King Edward VII reigns.

2. King Edward VII falls in love with divorcee Wallis Simpson.

3. Having to choose, King Edward VII abdicates and marries Wallis Simpson. 17 more words

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Royalty: Images of the Abdication Ceremony of King Juan Carlos I of Spain - June 18 2014

Attention Royal Watchers! We now present images of the abdication ceremony of King Juan Carlos I of Spain held June 18, 2014. The… 43 more words

Images

Royalty: Video Footage of the Ceremony Marking the Abdication of King Juan Carlos I of Spain

Attention Royal Watchers! The following is a video of the ceremony marking the abdication of King Juan Carlos I, who signed his… 81 more words

Royalty

Spanish abdication video

The official YouTube channel of the Spanish Monarchy has posted video of today’s abdication ceremony. In case embedding doesn’t work, you can watch it here… 44 more words

Royals