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Anne, the Princess Royal, the second child and only daughter of The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh, was born at Clarence House, London, on 15 August 1950, when her mother was Princess Elizabeth, heir presumptive to the throne.
The engagement of The Princess Royal to Lieutenant (later Captain) Mark Phillips of The Queen's Dragoon Guards was announced on 29 May 1973, and they were married in Westminster Abbey on 14 November 1973.
She was christened Zara Anne Elizabeth at a service conducted in the Chapel at Windsor Castle by the Dean of Windsor on 27 July 1981.
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  Anne, Princess Royal and Princess of Orange - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Princess Anne of Orange, Princess Royal and Princess of Hanover, Princess-Regent of Friesland (2 November 1709–12 January 1759) was the second child and eldest daughter of King George II of Great Britain and his consort, Queen Caroline.
Princess Anne was the second daughter of a British Sovereign to hold the title Princess Royal.
Princess Anne of Hanover, Duchess of Brunswick and Lüneburg was born at Schloss Herrenhausen, Hanover, five years before her paternal grandfather, the Elector Georg Ludwig, succeeded to the British throne as King George I.
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 Anne, Princess Royal - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
She is the seventh holder of the title Princess Royal, and is currently ninth in the line of succession to the British Throne.
Princess Anne was born on 15 August 1950 at Clarence House, London.
Princess Anne was the target of a failed kidnap attempt on 20 March 1974.
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 BBC - h2g2 - HRH Princess Anne - the Princess Royal
Anne and her older brother Prince Charles, the Prince of Wales, were raised mostly by nannies due to their parents' royal duties.
Anne has two younger brothers: Prince Andrew (born 1960) was the first child to be born to a reigning monarch since Queen Victoria's youngest daughter was born in 1857; and Prince Edward was born in 1964 when Anne was a teenager and already attending boarding school.
Anne is Chancellor of the University of London.
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 Anne, Princess Royal - Voyager, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Princess Anne, Princess Royal, LG, LT, GCVO, QSO (Anne Elizabeth Alice Louise Laurence, formerly Phillips, née Mountbatten-Windsor), styled HRH The Princess Royal (born August 15 1950), is a member of the British Royal Family.
Princess Anne was born on August 15, 1950 at Clarence House, London.
Princess Anne was the target of a failed kidnap attempt on March 20, 1974.
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 Anne, Princess Royal - InfoSearchPoint.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Anne and Mark divorced in 1992, and she married Timothy Laurence, a naval officer and former member of the Royal Household, in December 1992.
Anne also maintains a heavy schedule of royal engagements and extensive charity work, notably the children's charity Save The Children, of which she has been president since 1970.
In 2002, the Princess Royal become the first member of the royal family to appear in court since King Charles I was charged with treason.
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 Princess Anne Biography
The Princess Royal, formerly known as Princess Anne is the second child of The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh.
Princess Anne's marriage to Mark Phillips was dissolved in April 1992 and on 12 December 1992 she married Commander Timothy Laurence of the Royal Navy.
Princess Anne became the first member of the royal family to have a criminal record when her bull terrier, Dotty, bit two children in Windsor Great Park.
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 Princess Anne in 1973
Princess Anne and has often been chided for her dress sense and interest in fashion.
The fact is Princess Anne is a classic no nonsense dresser and likes to stick with styles she feels happiest wearing, which work well for her life of meeting people and that will also give her years of wear.
The images of Princess Anne stunned me at the time, yet these same photos of her are often long forgotten probably because she divorced Mark Phillips and moved on to a new marriage.
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 English Monarchs - Kings and Queens of England - Anne, Princess Royal.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Princess Anne, the second child and only daughter of Queen Elizabeth II and Phillip, Duke of Edinburgh was born on was born on 15 August, 1950, at her parents then London home of Clarence House.
Anne was the name originally chosen for Princess Margaret, by her parents, but vetoed by George V, who did not like the name.
In her youth, Anne came under criticism from the British public for her brusque manner, however recent years have witnessed her becoming one of the most popular members of the royal family.
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 The Royal Forums - View Single Post - Anne, Princess Royal
She is the first member of the royal family in modern times to be convicted of a criminal offense.
Anne, the only daughter of Queen Elizabeth II, was fined $785 and ordered to pay $393 in compensation for violating the Dangerous Dogs Act.
Anne admitted the offense during a hearing at East Berkshire Magistrates Court in Slough, 20 miles west of London.
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 H.R.H, Princess Anne, The Princess Royal   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Anne is the second child and only daughter of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip.
She was born on August 15, 1950 at Clarence House and was christened Anne Elizabeth Alice Louise.
Anne was educated at the Palace and then she went to Benendan School in Kent.
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 Princess Anne's morale boost - Royal Watch
Anne is the first royal to travel to the war-torn country since British soldiers were deployed to the south of Afghanistan earlier this year.
The Princess Royal saw troops in the troubled Helmand province and paid a visit to the NATO headquarters in Afghanistan's capital Kabul during her two-day tour.
Anne - who is a colonel of several units of the British armed forces - also met officers from the Royal Navy, Royal Marines, Royal Signals and the Royal Logistic Corps.
people.monstersandcritics.com /royalwatch/article_1208498.php   (275 words)

  
 Royal Families - Princess Anne
Anne is the only daughter of Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh.
People simply referred to her as Princess Anne, until her mother, the Queen, gave her the title of Princess Royal when she was 37.
The Princess’ first marriage to Lt. Mark Phillips took place on November 14, 1973, but was unfortunately dissolved in April of 1992.
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 Flags of the Royal Family, United Kingdom
Princess Margaret was entitled as the daughter and granddaughter of reigning monarchs to have a personal standard.
A royal standard with the bordure ermine should be interpreted as the Royal standard with a bordure white, with 10 ermine spots and is used by other members of the royal family who don't have their own flag.
Before Princess Elizabeth became Queen she used a flag which impaled her Arms (Royal Arms with a white label with red crosses on the outer points and a red rose on the centre point) with her husband's (the Duke of Edinburgh).
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 CBSNews.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Princess Royal, the second child and only daughter of Queen Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh, was born at Clarence House, London, on August 15, 1950, when her mother was Princess Elizabeth, heir presumptive to the throne.
She received the title Princess Royal from her mother in June 1987; she was previously known as Princess Anne.
The engagement of The Princess Royal to Lieutenant (later Captain) Mark Phillips of The Queen's Dragoon Guards was announced on May 29, 1973, and they were married in Westminster Abbey on November 14, 1973.
www.cbsnews.com /htdocs/britishroyals/family_tree_05.html   (343 words)

  
 Her Royal Highness Princess Anne   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
HRH The Princess Anne Elizabeth Alice Louise was born at Clarence House, London, on the 15th August 1950, the only daughter of HRH The Princess Elizabeth (now HM Queen Elizabeth II) and HRH The Duke of Edinburgh.
Princess Anne was nominated BBC Sports Personality of the Year in 1971, Sports Writers' Association Sportswoman of the Year 1971, received the Variety Clubs' International Humanitarian Award 1987, and the Raleigh Trophy in 1971.
The Princess is a Royal Fellow of the Royal Society.
www.1stroyals.org /HRH.html   (377 words)

  
 History of the Monarchy > The Stuarts > Anne
Party politics became more significant throughout Anne's reign, with Whigs (who supported limited monarchy, and whose support tended to come from religious dissenters) and Tories (who favoured strong monarchy and the religious status quo embodied in the Church of England) competing for power.
Until their dismissal in 1710, the political scene was dominated by Marlborough (whose wife enjoyed the influence of a 20-year friendship with the Queen) and the Lord Treasurer Godolphin, who headed a financial team mostly independent of the party factions.
However, in 1711, as a result of a Tory ministry's disagreement with the Whig majority in the House of Lords over the future peace settlement to war in Europe, Anne was persuaded to create peers for party purposes.
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 Welcome to The Downtown Express Online
Princess Anne accepted a bouquet of flowers from her near- namesake on Hanover Sq.
Ann Ketring, 8, who lives on Hanover Sq., presented a bouquet to Her Royal Highness Princess Anne on the damp afternoon of April 29 at the ceremony announcing the creation of the British Memorial Garden in Hanover Sq.
The Princess, daughter of Queen Elizabeth II, presented Parks Commissioner Adrian Benepe with a collection of flower seeds from the Royal Palaces of Britain in a mahogany box carved by Viscount Linley, her cousin.
www.downtownexpress.com /DE_WEB_02/princessanne.html   (240 words)

  
 Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal, Princess Anne
Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal, Princess Anne is in Lexington to help open the art exhibit “All the Queen's Horses: The Role of the Horse in British History,” April 26 through Aug. 24 at the Kentucky Horse Park.
At the Gluck Equine Research Center, Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal, Princess Anne visited the laboratories of George Allen, who is researching equine herpes; Thomas Chambers, equine influenza virus; Thomas Tobin, equine protozoal myelitis; Ernest Bailey, equine gene mapping; David Powell, mare reproductive loss syndrome; and Peter Timoney, West Nile virus.
The visit by the Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal, Princess Anne was coordinated by the British Consulate-General, Chicago, Ill., and the office of Kentucky Governor Paul Patton.
www.uky.edu /PR/News/Archives/2003/April2003/03-04_princess_anne.htm   (312 words)

  
 An in-depth look at your favourite celebrity personalities - hellomagazine.com, HELLO!
Born on August 15, 1950, Anne Elizabeth Alice Louise Windsor, the Princess Royal, is seen as the most down-to-earth of the Queen's children.
Anne married fellow British eventing team member and Queen's Dragoon Guard Captain Mark Phillips on November 14, 1973, in Westminster Abbey, and they had two children - Peter, born in 1977; and Zara, born in 1981.
A kidnap attempt was made on the Princess in early 1974 and, although Anne was unhurt, her personal protection officer was shot and wounded during the incident.
www.hellomagazine.com /profiles/princessanne   (341 words)

  
 BBC - Birmingham Features - HRH Princess Anne opens BBC Birmingham @The Mailbox
A special opening ceremony was performed by HRH Princess Anne on Thursday 9th September, to mark the official opening of the BBC's new regional headquarters in The Mailbox.
The Princess Royal stopped to talk to BBC staff as she was taken on a tour around the new BBC premises including the new television and radio studio
Browse through pictures of Her Royal Highness, Princess Anne officially opening BBC Birmingham in their new home in at The Mailbox.
www.bbc.co.uk /birmingham/bbc_at_the_mailbox/royal_visit.shtml   (383 words)

  
 Royal Visit
The Princess Royals visit is in response from an official invitation by the Government of Papua New Guinea for a member of the Royal Family to join the people of this country in the Independence Celebrations.
After the reception at the tarmac, the Princess Royal will be escorted by the Prime Minister and Lady Somare to the ceremonial area where she will be received by Commodore Peter Ilau, Commander of the Papua New Guinea Defence Force.
After this ceremony, the Princess Royal will then be farewelled from the Speakers Lounge before she departs for the airport at 3.5pm.
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 NPG 1556; Frederick, Prince of Wales, and his sisters, Anne, Princess Royal, Princess Caroline, Princess Amelia (The ...
Anne, Princess of Orange (1709-1759), Daughter of King George II; wife of William Henry, Prince of Orange.
In this portrait the 26-year-old Prince is shown playing the bass-viol with three of his younger sisters; from left to right, Anne, Princess Royal (age 24) at the harpsicord, Princess Caroline (age 20) plucking a mandora (a form of lute) and Princess Amelia (age 22) reading from Milton.
The suggestion of harmony between the siblings belies the antipathy felt by his family for Frederick; it is said that he was hardly on speaking terms with Anne in the year that this portrait was painted.
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