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August 21 in history

1192  Minamoto Yoritomo became Seii Tai Shōgun and the de facto ruler of Japan.

1680  Pueblo Indians captured Santa Fe from Spanish during the Pueblo Revolt… 554 more words


A brother's tale of bone-marrow donation

The call from Princess Margaret Hospital came on a morning in late January last year.

I was told I was a match for a bone-marrow transplant for my older brother, Jim, and asked if I was willing. 1,254 more words

Side Effects

Rare footage of Royal Childhood from the Buckingham Palace Exhibition

Buckingham Palace has released unseen footage – some footage dating back 80 years – in celebration of a new exhibition titled ‘Royal Childhood’ which will run from 26th July 2014 to 28th September 2014. 53 more words

Vernon Corea

Rare footage of Ceylon's first Prime Minister with King George VI at Buckingham Palace in 1949

This is rare footage of Ceylon’s first Prime Minister after Independence, Prime Minister D.S.Senanayake at Buckingham Palace in London with His Royal Highness King George XI and his family including Princess Elizabeth, Princess Margaret, British Prime Minister Clement Attlee. 8 more words

The Commonwealth Of Nations

Princess Margaret Run/Walk 2014

On June 22nd 2014 EcoWatch Canada participated in our second annual Princess Margaret Journey to Conquer Cancer 5K Run/Walk. It was a wonderful occasion to show our support and hope for a brighter future, and it was once again a remarkable experience that took place on Toronto’s Queen’s Park Crescent. 160 more words

EWC News

Hats from the Past: 3 Garden Hats at Windsor

 73 years ago today, fifteen year old Princess Elizabeth and her ten year old sister Princess Margaret were photographed in a matching pair of straw hats in the garden of Windsor Castle. 50 more words

Great Britain

Fashion Rules at Kensington Palace

When I was in London in September 2013, I made it a point to visit the Fashion Rules exhibition at Kensington Palace, showcasing the beautiful dresses worn by HM the Queen, Princess Margaret and Princess Diana. 335 more words