Prince Williams scar - how did that happen? was it during his time serving during the war? Was it from a helicopter crash? NO, as a child, a childhood friend hit him in the head with a golf club! Imagine, hitting the future King in the head!!
The Norman conquest of England was the invasion & occupation of England by an army of Normans & French led by Duke William II of Normandy (region of France corresponding to the former Duchy of Normandy) in the 11th century. William,who defeated King Harold II of England on 14 October 1066,at the Battle of Hastings,was crowned king at London on Christmas Day, 1066. He then consolidated his control & settled many of his followers in England, introducing a number of governmental & societal…
Miniature riband bar, worn by Duke William of Brunswick (1830-84), c. 1850, width of bar 84mm, with badge and star of the following: BRUNSWICK Order of Henry the Lion; PRUSSIA Order of the Black Eagle; AUSTRIA Order of St Stephen; RUSSIA Order of St Andrew; GREAT BRITAIN Order of the Garter.
One of the official engagement photos released by the prince's office, were taken by fashion photographer Testino, a royal family favorite who captured some of the most iconic images of William's late mother, Princess Diana.