Royal title: The royal scandal that saw one title abolished for GOOD

ROYAL FAMILY members have a huge array of official titles depending on their rank and status. However, there is one British royal title which has been condemned to the history books. A royal scandal caused this title abolished for good.

The Royal Family adopted the surname Windsor in 1917. The name change came about under King George V who feared his father’s German name - Saxe-Coburg-Gotha would be unpopular at a time when anti-German sentiment was running high in Britain. The current British Royal Family are also known as the House of Windsor, but there has only ever been one Duke of Windsor. This is the scandal that saw the title abolished forever.

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source: Express

2019-08-19 22:20
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