Imperial Family

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Princess Tatiana Constantinovna Of Russia - Terms of Marriage
... Jarosław), a Georgian by birth who was serving in a Russian Imperial Guards regiment, and died in World War I ... that a new category of dynastic marriages be recognized, to consist of Imperial princes and princesses entitled, with specific Imperial consent, to marry persons of non-royal ... issued formally on 14 June 1911 in the form of a memorandum from the Imperial court minister, Baron Vladimir Frederiks (State Archives of the Russian Federation, Series 601, {"The Emperor Nicholas II ...
St George's Hall And Apollo Room Of The Winter Palace
... palace's principal throne room, was the scene of many of the most formal ceremonies of the Imperial court ... However, the Imperial family saw it as "the end of Russian autocracy" ... to the palace in any number—a surreal experience for both the peasants and the Imperial family ...
Line Of Succession To The Former Austro-Hungarian Throne - History - Equal Marriages
... For a marriage of a member of the Imperial Family to be equal the spouse had to belong to one of the following the Imperial Family of Austria-Hungary, a fellow ruling Christian ... A family Statute introduced in 1900 further increased the pool of eligible partners by stating members of non-mediatised families which can prove they are belong to an ancient noble lineage ...
Line Of Succession To The Japanese Throne - Succession Rules
... Constitution of Japan provides that "The Imperial Throne shall be dynastic and succeeded to in accordance with the Imperial Household Law passed by the Diet." The Imperial Household Law of 1947 enacted ... cobbled together the legislation to bring the Imperial House in compliance with the American-written Constitution of Japan that went into effect in May 1947 ... In an effort to control the size of the imperial family, the law stipulates that only legitimate male descendants in the male line can be dynasts that naishinnō (imperial ...
Axis Leaders Of World War II - Empire of Japan
... He was Commander of the Imperial General Headquarters from 1937 to 1945 and authorized in 1936, by imperial decree, the expansion of Shiro Ishii's bacteriological research unit, while ... criminal prosecutions, with all members of the imperial family, by Supreme Commander of the Allied Powers (SCAP) ... Allied Powers to exonerate Hirohito and the imperial family of criminal responsibility and came under suspicion of war crimes ...

Famous quotes containing the words family and/or imperial:

    Like all the best families, we have our share of eccentricities, of impetuous and wayward youngsters and of family disagreements.
    Elizabeth II (b. 1926)

    The imperial votaress passed on,
    In maiden meditation, fancy-free.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)