April 9th 1483/2021

April 9th 1483 saw the death of the first Yorkist king Edward IV, the founder of St George’s Chapel in Windsor Castle.After an illustrious military career that saw him restored to the throne twice, he succumbed to gluttony and a more sedentary lifestyle. His...

Death of a Princess

The younger sister of the late Queen Elizabeth II, Princess Margaret Rose was born on August 21st 1930 at Glamis Castle in Scotland. She was the second daughter of the Duke and Duchess of York. Following the abdication of her uncle King Edward VIII in 1936, her...