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  Prins Michael af Kent   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Prince Michael was born in England in 1942 and is the younger brother of the current Duke of Kent.
Prince Michael of Kent is married to the German Baroness Marie Christine von Riebnitz, and the couple, who live at Kensington palace, have two grown-up children.
Prince Michael is a cousin of Queen Elizabeth II and a great nephew of Prince Philip, as Prince Michael's Greek mother is Prince Philip's cousin.
www.dr.dk /aroyalfamily/person_michael_kent.htm   (150 words)

  
 Princess Michael of Kent - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
She is married to Prince Michael of Kent, who is a grandson of King George V.
Princess Michael of Kent was born on 15 January 1945, in Carlsbad (now in the Czech Republic), the only daughter of the late Baron Günther Hubertus von Reibnitz (of Silesian descent), and the late (and former) Baroness of Reibnitz, Maria Anna Carolina Franziska Walpurga Bernadette Szapáry von Muraszombath, Széchysziget und Szapár, Countess Szapár, a Hungarian.
Despite this, Prince and Princess Michael of Kent represented The Queen at the independence celebrations in Belize and at the Coronation of King Mswati III of Swaziland.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Princess_Michael_of_Kent   (1157 words)

  
 Prince Michael of Kent : FAQs
Prince Michael's grandmother, Princess Nicholas of Greece, was born Grand Duchess Helen Vladimirovna, a member of the Romanov family.
Prince Michael is not eligible for the paliamentary annuities received by other members of the Royal Family, because he is a second son.
Prince Michael’s sister, Princess Alexandra, was asked by the Queen to undertake such duties because of a lack of female members of the family during the 1960s.
www.princemichael.org.uk /faqs   (1321 words)

  
 Prince Michael of Kent - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Prince Michael of Kent, GCVO (Michael George Charles Franklin Windsor; born 4 July 1942) is a member of the British Royal Family, a grandson of King George V and Queen Mary.
Prince Michael of Kent was born on 4 July 1942, at Iver, Buckinghamshire.
Nevertheless, Prince Michael of Kent has represented the Queen at state funerals in India, Cyprus and Swaziland and, with his wife, Princess Michael of Kent, represented the Queen at the independence celebrations in Belize, and at the Coronation of King Mswati III of Swaziland.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Prince_Michael_of_Kent   (1153 words)

  
 Prince Michael of Kent (1942-), Cousin of Queen Elizabeth II
Prince Michael of Kent (1942-), Cousin of Queen Elizabeth II Sitter in 5 portraits
The younger son of Prince George, Duke of Kent and Princess Marina, Prince Michael married Baroness Marie- Christine von Reibnitz in 1978.
Prince Michael of Kent; Princess Michael of Kent
www.npg.org.uk /live/search/person.asp?LinkID=mp62866   (186 words)

  
 Prince Michael of Kent Will Lead Tercentenary Rally
Prince Michael, who is known for his charitable work around the world and who patronizes a whole range of charities in Russia and beyond, is the main driving force behind the rally.
Prince Michael hopes the race serves the cause of developing tourism and forging mutual investment links between the Russian regions the rally will pass through and the UK.
Fund raising for charitable programs Prince Michael patronizes in Russia is being planned during the rally.
nyjtimes.com /Stories/2003/0503PrinceMichael.htm   (332 words)

  
 » Prince Michael of Kent Great Personalities Biography : Incredible People : Famous People Guide: Famous ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
His Royal Highness Prince Michael of Kent (Michael George Charles Franklin Windsor) (born 4 July 1942) is a member of the British Royal Family, a grandson of King George V. Prince Michael of Kent does not normally carry out royal duties on behalf of his cousin, Queen Elizabeth II.
Prince Michael of Kent was born on July 4, 1942 at Iver, Buckinghamshire.
His mother was HRH The Duchess of Kent (née Princess Marina of Greece and Denmark), a daughter of Prince Nicholas of Greece and Denmark and Grand Duchess Helen Vladimirovna of Russia.
profiles.incredible-people.com /prince-michael-of-kent   (535 words)

  
 BBC NEWS | UK | UK Politics | Prince Michael defends peppercorn rent
Prince Michael of Kent has hit out at the "trivial and uninformed" public view of the controversially low rent he pays for a luxury apartment.
Although the prince admitted he did not carry out official royal duties he said he performed "a lot of public ones".
After the tour committee chairman Edward Leigh said it would not surprise him if the Kents, who also own a large home in Gloucestershire, were given their marching orders out of the palace.
news.bbc.co.uk /2/hi/uk_news/politics/2047933.stm   (413 words)

  
 Tsar Michael
Prince Michael speaks of his Russian heritage on his personal website, which shows a family tree showing his links to the the Tsars.
The Prince is a grandson of King George V, the last Tsar's first cousin, and is also related to Nicholas II through his mother Marina, who was the great grand-daughter of Tsar Alexander III, Nicholas's father.
Prince Michael is also related to the martyred Tsarina Alexandra, who was a granddaughter of Queen Victoria.
www.apostle1.com /05-30-2005-the_monarchy_project.htm   (685 words)

  
 Prince George, Duke of Kent - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab2.cs.umd.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Prince George is remembered for having had a rather more interesting personal life than is the norm in the twentieth century Royal Family, as well as the circumstances of his death at the height of World War II.
Prince George was born at York Cottage, on the Sandringham Estate, in Norfolk, England.
According to the memoirs of a friend, Loelia Westminster, Prince George's brother the Duke of Windsor believed that the son was Michael Canfield (1926–1969), the adopted son of American publisher Cass Canfield and the first husband of Lee Radziwill (sister of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis).
en.wikipedia.org.cob-web.org:8888 /wiki/Prince_George,_Duke_of_Kent   (1413 words)

  
 Worldroots.com
TRH Prince Michael of Kent and Princess Michael
Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha Duke of Saxony, Prince Consort Born 26 August 1819 Castle Rosenau Died 14 December 1861 Windsor Castle Married 10 February 1840 St.James's Palace 33.
The Lineage and Ancestry of H.R.H. Prince Charles, Prince of Wales Edinburgh, 1977.
worldroots.com /brigitte/royal/kent/fredgabiwindsoranc.htm   (2154 words)

  
 Prince Michael of Kent : The Prince (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab2.cs.umd.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
PRINCE MICHAEL was born on July 4th, 1942 at the family home in Iver, Buckinghamshire.
His father, Prince George, Duke of Kent, was the fourth son of King George V and his mother, Princess Marina, was the daughter of Prince Nicholas of Greece and of Grand Duchess Helen Vladimirovna of Russia.
Prince Michael is a cousin to both the Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh and was a page at their wedding.
www.princemichael.org.uk.cob-web.org:8888 /prince/index.html   (252 words)

  
 Daughter of Prince of Kent marry to Indian Sikh boyfriend
Parents-HRH Prince Michael of Kent and Baroness Marie Christina von Reibnitz.
Prince Michael’s uncle, the late Earl Mountbatten of Burma, introduced the pair and convinced the Queen that Princess Michael’s distinguished lineage outweighed the vexed question of her Catholicism.
The Kents, who are now both Catholics, are said to be relaxed and happy about their daughter’s relationship with Taseer, who US newspapers have reported as being a Sikh.
www.nriinternet.com /Section3Who/WhoEurope/UK/S_V/Taseer_married_Ella   (528 words)

  
 Local: Prince Michael coming to PDA
Prince Michael of Kent, cousin of Queen Elizabeth II, is set to arrive at Pease International Tradeport on Monday, Feb. 7 after arriving in the United States at Logan International Airport in Boston.
The prince's visit to New Hampshire will be focused on discussions of potential business partnerships and other deals between Pease tenants and other local ventures with British companies, she said.
Among the sponsors of Prince Michael's visit to New Hampshire is Icelandair, and MacDonald said she hopes that airline will look at Pease's airport.
www.seacoastonline.com /2000news/1_27d.htm   (604 words)

  
 Royal Insight > Out and About > Prince Michael in the Crimea
Prince Michael of Kent at a wreath laying ceremony
I attended two wreath laying ceremonies in all, the first of which was at the new British War Memorial, a handsome obelisk in dark grey Ukrainian granite not far from the site of the Battle of Inkerman.
My old regiment, the 11th Hussars (Prince Albert's Own) lost 90 men and as many horses at Balaclava in ten minutes during the Charge of the Light Brigade on the 25 October 1854.
www.royal.gov.uk /output/Page3521.asp   (304 words)

  
 Prince Michael of Kent arrives in St. Petersburg. / St.Petersburg city news / Petersburg CITY / Guide to St. ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Prince Michael of Kent arrives in St. Petersburg.
Yesterday Prince Michael visited "Shelter" charity fund, where he has had a personal talk with many of its inhabitants.
The fund has been conducting negotiations with Prince Michael for a year, and now His Highness is planning to officially declare his support of the fund at a charity meeting in Oktyabrsky Concert Hall.
petersburgcity.com.cob-web.org:8888 /news/city/2001/04/28/news231   (145 words)

  
 BBC NEWS | UK Politics | Prince Michael defends peppercorn rent
He said criticism from MPs and the press had been difficult to take, particularly as it was directed at his family.
The Kents' residence could potentially command a commercial rent up to 100 times higher.
They were not allowed in to the prince's apartments, although he insisted they would have been had they asked.
news.bbc.co.uk /1/hi/uk_politics/2047933.stm   (413 words)

  
 Fashion | "So, Did You Meet The Prince?"   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Prince Michael of Kent, cousin of Britain’s Queen Elizabeth, is feted and fawned upon by Mumbai’s social gentry.
The glamorous evening felicitated and welcomed to Mumbai, Prince Michael of Kent, on a business visit to India as patron of the World Luxury Council (WLC) which is marking the initial stage in the development of an international business network aimed at boosting the luxury brand sector, worldwide.
Eighth in line to the throne at the time of his birth, the prince lost his right of succession under the 1701 Act of Settlement, following his marriage to Baroness Marie-Christine von Reibnitz, because the princess is a Roman Catholic.
www.verveonline.com /33/fashion/style/prince.shtml   (720 words)

  
 Prince Michael of Kent contemplates another motor rally in Russia - Pravda.Ru
Prince Michael of Kent contemplates another motor rally in Russia
Prince Michael of Kent, who visited Kazan, Volga area during the weekend, is still keen on the idea of organizing a motor rally involving antique car models across the Russian territory.
According to Shvetsov's account, the prince was amazed to learn about the republic's rich history and its vast cultural heritage combining Muslim and Orthodox traditions.
english.pravda.ru /world/2003/05/26/47441.html   (500 words)

  
 Prince Michael of Kent : The Prince (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab2.cs.umd.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
In 1994, Prince Michael was made Honorary Commodore of the re- structured Royal Naval Reserve.
Prince Michael is President of SSAFA (Soldiers', Sailors' and Airmen's Families' Association) Forces Help and President of the Royal Patriotic Fund.
His Royal Highness is Colonel-in-Chief of the Essex and Kent Scottish Regiment in Canada.
www.princemichael.org.uk.cob-web.org:8888 /prince/military.html   (217 words)

  
 Volga Cruise Ship VIP Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The concert in Kostroma will herald the inauguration of a new bass bell, weighing 8 tons, which The Prince Michael of Kent Foundation is donating to Ipatiev Monastery in Kostroma, at the request of the city, Archbishop and the Governor of the region.
The Ipatiev Monastery is closely linked with the Romanov dynasty, to which Prince Michael of Kent is related.
The Monastery protected Prince Mikhail Romanov and his mother during the Time of Troubles and was the site of his acceptance of the crown as the first Romanov tsar in 1613.
www.aesu.com /Packages_and_Tours/RNO/VIP.htm   (251 words)

  
 PRINCE MICHAEL OF KENT flies with CLINTONDALE - News - Clintondale Aviation   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
PRINCE MICHAEL OF KENT flies with CLINTONDALE - News - Clintondale Aviation
On September 14 and 15, His Royal Highness, Prince Michael of Kent flew Moscow-Ekaterinburg-Moscow on Clintondale Aviation's charter aircraft TU-134, operated by Clintondale's subsidiary RusAir.
The purpose of His trip was the visit of the Russo-British Chamber of Commerce (RBCC) "Britain in Russia'99" Exhibition, which Clintondale Aviation took part in also.
www.clintondale.com /news/27sep1999.shtml   (63 words)

  
 Prince Michael of Kent visits City - City University London
HRH Prince Michael of Kent, patron of the Russo-British Chamber of Commerce, visited the university for the launch of an innovative new partnership with St Petersburg State Polytechnical University (SPSPU) and Penza State University.
Many of our Russian graduates return to their country to take up leadership roles in a variety of industry sectors, with all of them retaining strong personal ties to London and the UK, and we look forward to building on this.
“We are particularly honored that HRH Prince Michael of Kent attended the launch, and also to welcome the Rector of SPSPU and his senior colleagues.”
www.city.ac.uk /citynews/archive/2005/24102005_2.html   (284 words)

  
 About the Author - HRH Princess Michael of Kent
Her Royal Highness Princess Michael of Kent is the younger child of the late Baron Gunther von Reibnitz and his wife, the late Marianne, née Countess Szapary.
Her third book, The Serpent and the Moon: Two Rivals for the Love of a Renaissance King,will be published in USA by Touchstone Books/Simon and Schuster on 7th September, 2004 and on 1st November in the United Kingdom.
Princess Michael's other great love is animals, in particular horses, which she rides and breeds with interest and enthusiasm.
www.princessmichael.com /author/index.html   (566 words)

  
 Interactive Bureau, London - Case Study - Prince Michael of Kent
Interactive Bureau designed a Web site for HRH Prince Michael of Kent that was simple to navigate and update.
It was a resource for information about The Prince, with emphasis on the busy life he leads particularly in supporting the many charities and trade associations with which he is associated.
The site contained a wealth of both surprising and up-to-date information about the Prince and his activities - mopst of whihc was controlled by a bespoke Content Management System (CMS) which allowed staff with little IT experience to update the site on a frequent basis without involving Interactive Bureau - saving time and money.
www.iablondon.com /casestudy_princemichael.cfm   (115 words)

  
 CCLRC - News and Press Releases from 2004   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
His Royal Highness Prince Michael of Kent visited CCLRC Rutherford Appleton Laboratory (RAL) today, Monday 24 May. He met CCLRC Chief Executive, Professor John Wood, before hearing about the laboratory's current space projects.
Professor Richard Harrison presents HRH Prince Michael of Kent with a commemorative image of the Sun.
Of his visit His Royal Highness Prince Michael of Kent commented, "As a Fellow of the Royal Aeronautical Society I have always taken a great interest in space and space technology.
www.clrc.ac.uk /Activity/News2004;SECTION=5836;   (385 words)

  
 BakuTODAY.net - Prince Michael of Kent arrives in Baku
Prince Michael who is the founder and head of the British company Genesis Initiatives that functions as an umbrella organization for supporting small and medium size businesses will meet with senior governmental officials.
The prince, who is a cousin to the Queen Elisabeth of Britain, will talk about the role of small businesses in transitional economies at the University of Economics in Baku.
Prince Michael will also meet with officials from State Oil Company of Azerbaijan and British Petroleum.
www.bakutoday.net /view.php?d=8018   (279 words)

  
 HE Sheikh Nahyan and HRH Prince Michael of Kent inaugurate GEMS School | GEMS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
From left to right: Sunny Varkey, Chairman, GEMS, with HE Sheikh Nahyan Bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, HRH Prince Michael of Kent, and Chris Wright, Executive Principal, Wellington International School during the official inauguration ceremony of the school.
Prince Michael is Her Majesty The Queen's first cousin.
Commenting on the school's inauguration, Sunny Varkey, Chairman, GEMS, said: 'We are extremely thankful to HE Sheikh Nahyan and HRH Prince Michael of Kent for honoring us with their presence at this auspicious event.
www.ameinfo.com /79584.html   (1017 words)

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