• 10 interesting things you probably didn't know about European kings and queens

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    European monarchies have existed for centuries, and over the years, monarchs' rules have resulted in historic changes, shocking stories, and interesting bits of history.
    Here are 10 fascinating facts about European monarchs throughout history. King George VI, the father of Queen Elizabeth II, competed in Wimbledon.
    Wimbledon is the oldest tennis tournament currently on the ATP and WTA tours.
    Out of all of the four major Grand Slams, Wimbledon is also the only one to have had a member of the British royal family compete in it.
    In 1926, paired with Wing Commander Louis Grieg in the men's...
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