It was an honor to host President... - First Lady Melania Trump
It was an honor to host President Emmanuel Macron and Mrs. Macron for our first State Dinner!
Everything you need to know about Inauguration Day in 2 minutes
Donald Trump will be sworn in as the 45th president of the United States on Inauguration Day. Here's some of the nuances of this historical day.
Part I: Undercover investigation exposes groups plotting criminal activity at Trump inauguration
In this video, Project Veritas investigators uncover a group known as the DC Anti-fascist Coalition plotting to disrupt President-Elect Donald Trump’s inauguration by deploying butyric acid at the Nat...
Inside Obama's Last State Dinner
Gwen Stefani, Jerry Seinfeld, Chance the Rapper, and Frank Ocean were among the A-list celebrities in attendance at President Obama’s final state dinner. SUB...
Duchess Of Cambridge Dazzles In Tiara At First British State Banquet
IN A stunning tiara once owned by the Queen Mother, the Duchess of Cambridge made her debut at her first State banquet in Britain tonight.The tiara, also known as the Papyrus Leaf, was made from a dia...
15 Grand Changing Of The Guard Ceremonies You Really Need To See
A good old-fashioned guard mount is the ultimate tourist spectacle: in "changing of the guard" ceremonies at parliaments, palaces and cemeteries all around the world, stately soldiers perform choreogr...
State funeral
President Kennedy's coffin is taken from St. Matthews Cathedral in Washington D.C. to Arlington National Cemetery over the Potomac on November 25, 1963. Card...
Coronation
A coronation is a ceremony marking the formal investiture of a monarch and/or their consort with regal power, usually involving the ritual placement of a crown upon his or her head and the presentatio...
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Oath of allegiance
An oath of allegiance is an oath whereby a subject or citizen acknowledges a duty of allegiance and swears loyalty to monarch or country. In republics, modern oaths specify allegiance to the country i...
Oath of allegiance - Wikipedia
Papal vestments
Papal regalia and insignia are the official items of attire and decoration proper to the Pope in his capacity as the head of the Roman Catholic Church and sovereign of the Vatican City State.
The ...
Regalia
Regalia is Latin plurale tantum for the privileges and the insignia characteristic of a sovereign. The word stems from the Latin substantivation of the adjective regalis, "regal", itself from Rex, "ki...
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United States presidential inauguration
The inauguration of the president of the United States is a ceremonial event marking the commencement of a new four-year term of a president of the United States. The day a presidential inauguration o...
United States presidential inauguration - Wikipedia
Joint address (Canada)
A joint address is a special procedure of the Canadian parliament in which members of the House of Commons and Senate sit jointly in the former chamber, which, for the occasion, becomes an auditorium....
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Lying in state
Lying in state is the tradition in which a coffin is placed on view to allow the public at large to pay their respects to the deceased. It traditionally takes place in the principal government buildin...
Lying in state - Wikipedia
Coronet of Charles, Prince of Wales
The Coronet of Charles, Prince of Wales, is a coronet and part of the Honours of Wales and Crown Jewels of the United Kingdom. It was made for and first used by Prince Charles at his investiture as Pr...
Coronet of Charles, Prince of Wales - Wikipedia
Cap of Maintenance
A Cap of Maintenance is a ceremonial cap of crimson velvet lined with ermine, which is worn or carried by certain persons as a sign of nobility or special honour. It is worn with the high part to the ...
Honours of Scotland
The Honours of Scotland, also known as the Scottish Regalia and the Scottish Crown Jewels, dating from the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries, are the oldest set of crown jewels in the British Isles. T...
Crown of Scotland
The Crown of Scotland is the crown used at the coronation of the monarchs of Scotland. Remade in its current form for King James V of Scotland in 1540, the crown is part of the Honours of Scotland, th...
State of the Union address (European Union)
The State of the Union address is the annual speech addressed by the President of the European Commission to the European Parliament plenary session. Made in the image of the USA's State of the Union,...
Change of command (military)
A change of command is a military tradition that represents a formal transfer of authority and responsibility for a unit from one commanding or flag officer to another. The passing of colors, standard...
Change of command (military) - Wikipedia
Irish presidential inauguration
The inauguration of the President of Ireland is a ceremony to mark the start of a new term for an Irish president. While in hereditary monarchies coronations are symbolic ceremonies, the new monarch's...
Irish presidential inauguration - Wikipedia