Admiral
Admiral is the rank, or part of the name of the ranks, of the highest naval officers. It is usually abbreviated to "Adm" or "ADM". The rank is generally thought to have originated in Sicily from a con...
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Goalcast - Former US Navy Admiral, William H. McRaven,...
Former US Navy Admiral, William H. McRaven, conquers his day with this one small task in the morning
Prince Charles, heir to Dracula's blood line
The Romanian tourist board is to use links between the British Royal family and Count Dracula to lure in UK tourists, it has emerged.
Sophie Wessex attends Royal Ascot with the Queen, Prince Harry and Charles
She's never less than impeccably dressed but Sophie, Countess of Wessex almost lost her hat as she cheered on a runner from the Royal Box at Ascot today. Elegant in an ivory dress and matching pictur...
Modern love: The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh’s lasting relationship
“The main lesson that we’ve learned is that tolerance is the one essential ingredient of any happy marriage”. These are the words Prince Philip uttered in 1997, during the celebrations for his Golden ...
Prince Charles's Guesthouse at Viscri in Transylvania 1 /2
The Prince of Wales's guesthouse at Viscri - Weisskirch in Transyvania, Romania. Restored and run by count Kalnoky
Prince Charles Meets Sinn Féin Leader Gerry Adams
Prince Charles has met Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams at the start of his four-day visit to Ireland. Mr Adams was among a number of politicians to greet the prince at a reception at National University ...
Letter from Prince Charles read at teenage girl’s funeral
The Prince of Wales paid a touching tribute to Hayley Okines, a teenage girl who passed away in April. 17 year-old Hayley, who was sometimes known as the “100 year-old teenager”, suffered from progeri...
The remarkable tale of the reburial of Richard III
‘I once dreamed of this, your future breath in prayer for me, lost long, forever found.’   These stirring words, written just for this extraordinary day in English royal history, echoed through Leices...
Kate, Duchess of Cambridge's in-law Prince Charles complained he doesn't see enough of George
Charles and Kate exchanged kisses as they arrived at Westminster Abbey today. The meeting comes shortly after it was revealed that Charles is unhappy with how little he sees Prince George.
York Boar Badge, as worn by supporters of King Richard III (c.1483)
Find out more about the York Boar Badge, as worn by the supporters of Richard III following his coronation in 1483. With only two ever found in Yorkshire the...
Piers Morgan not sure of truth in royal sex scandal
Piers Morgan is unsure of the truth in the royal sex scandal, but Alan Dershowitz is still hopping mad.
Prince Andrew at Heidi Klum's 'Hookers and Pimps' party with Ghislaine Maxwell
Prince Andrew at Heidi Klum's 'Hookers and Pimps' party with Ghislaine Maxwell
Admiralty
The Admiralty was the authority responsible for the command of the Royal Navy in the Kingdom of England, and later in Great Britain and until 1964 in the United Kingdom. Originally exercised by a sing...
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Admiral of the Fleet
An admiral of the fleet (also known as admiral of the navy, fleet admiral or grand admiral) is a military naval officer of the highest rank. In many nations the rank is reserved for wartime or ceremon...
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Alan T. Baker
Rear Admiral Alan T. Baker, USN, born in Santa Ana, CA, 1956, is a retired American Navy officer who served as the 16th Chaplain of the United States Marine Corps from 2006 to 2009. Chaplain Baker was...
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George D. Murray
George Dominic Murray (July 6, 1889 – June 18, 1956) was a vice admiral of the United States Navy and early naval aviator.
Murray was born in Boston, Massachusetts, attended the U.S. Naval A...
Franz Graf von Wimpffen
Franz Emil Lorenz Heeremann Graf von Wimpffen (Prague, Bohemia, 2 April 1797 – Görz, 26 November 1870) was an Austrian General and Admiral who served as Administrative Head of the Austro-Hungarian Na...
Franz Graf von Wimpffen - Wikipedia
Modern love: The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh’s lasting relationship
“The main lesson that we’ve learned is that tolerance is the one essential ingredient of any happy marriage”. These are the words Prince Philip uttered in 1997, during the celebrations for his Golden ...
Iakovos Tombazis
Iakovos "Yiakoumakis" Tombazis (Greek: Ιάκωβος Τομπάζης, c. 1782-1829) was a merchant and ship-owner from the Greek island of Hydra who became the first Admiral of the Greek Navy during the Greek ...
Iakovos Tombazis - Wikipedia
Angus Cunninghame Graham
Admiral Sir Angus Edward Malise Bontine Cunninghame Graham of Gartmore and Ardoch KBE CB (16 February 1893 – 14 February 1981) was a Royal Navy officer who became Flag Officer, Scotland.
Educated ...
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Berend Jacobsen Karpfanger
Berend Jacobsen Karpfanger (1623-October 11, 1683) was a German admiral of the Hamburg Admiralty known for fighting pirates. He was the captain of the convoy ships Leopold I and Wapen von Hamburg, whi...
Berend Jacobsen Karpfanger - Wikipedia
Sir Norborne Thompson, 2nd Baronet
There have been seven baronetcies created for persons with the surname Thompson, one in the Baronetage of England, one in the Baronetage of Great Britain and five in the Baronetage of the United Kingd...
Sir Norborne Thompson, 2nd Baronet - Wikipedia
The remarkable tale of the reburial of Richard III
‘I once dreamed of this, your future breath in prayer for me, lost long, forever found.’   These stirring words, written just for this extraordinary day in English royal history, echoed through Leices...
Robert Smart
Admiral Sir Robert Smart KCB KH (September 1796 – 10 September 1874) was a Royal Navy officer who went on to be Commander-in-Chief, Mediterranean Fleet.
Smart joined the Royal Navy and was promote...
Piers Morgan not sure of truth in royal sex scandal
Piers Morgan is unsure of the truth in the royal sex scandal, but Alan Dershowitz is still hopping mad.
Charles E. Rosendahl
Charles Emery Rosendahl (15 May 1892 – 17 May 1977) was a decorated Vice Admiral in the United States Navy, and an advocate of lighter-than-air flight.
Rosendahl was born in Chicago, Illinoi...
Charles E. Rosendahl - Wikipedia