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Maharajah Dalip Singh (1838 – 1893) dressed for a State function, c.1875. Later nicknamed the Black Prince of Perthshire, he was the last Maharaja of the Sikh Empire. He came to power after a series of intrigues, in which several other claimants to the throne & the Koh-i-Noor diamond, killed each other. After his exile to Britain at age 13 following the British annexation of the Punjab, he was befriended by Queen Victoria. In 1850, the Koh-i-noor Diamond was confiscated by the British.

Queen Rania Al Abdullah of Jordan stands next to German Chancellor Angela Merkel (L) before receiving the Walter Rathenau Prize in Berlin on September 17, 2015.

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Powerful couple...Queen Rania with her husband King Abdullah II during a visit to France