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UPI Almanac for Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014.
By United Press International

Queen Elizabeth, Prince Philip to attend D-Day anniversary

LONDON, Feb. 4 (UPI) -- Queen Elizabeth and her husband, who both served in the British military in World War II, are planning a trip to France for the 70th anniversary of D-Day.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013.
By United Press International

UPI Thoroughbred Racing Roundup

Wrap-up of thoroughbred stakes action.
ROBERT KIECKHEFER, UPI Racing Writer
Grass racing highlights weekend action

Grass racing highlights weekend action

The Arlington Million and the Sword Dancer highlight a full weekend racing agenda on the green grass with lots of green in the purses.
ROBERT KIECKHEFER, UPI Racing Writer

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013.
By United Press International
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The almanac

UPI Almanac for Monday, Feb. 6, 2012.
By United Press International

People in the news

The latest news on today's hottest celebrities ...
By United Press International
Book: Philip 'almost brutal' over name

Book: Philip 'almost brutal' over name

LONDON, Dec. 2 (UPI) -- Queen Elizabeth of Britain's refusal to take her husband's family name caused a 10-year rift in her marriage to Prince Philip, an upcoming biography says.

U.K. Latin music star Ros dead at 100

ALICANTE, Spain, Oct. 23 (UPI) -- Band leader Edmundo Ros, who led the introduction of Latin dance music to wartime Britain, died in Spain at the age of 100, friends said this weekend.
Queen Elizabeth II's baby pics on display

Queen Elizabeth II's baby pics on display

LONDON, April 22 (UPI) -- Previously unpublished baby pictures of England's Queen Elizabeth II have been released in time for the monarch's 84th birthday this week.

Portrait of Princess Elizabeth I found

LONDON, May 27 (UPI) -- A rare portrait depicting England's Elizabeth I as a young princess reportedly has been found in a stately home in Northamptonshire.

Prince Charles relieved by son's return

LONDON, March 1 (UPI) -- Prince Charles of Britain said Saturday he is both relieved and frustrated by his son's early return from military service in Afghanistan.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2008.
By United Press International

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2007.
By United Press International
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Princess Elizabeth
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Princess Elizabeth Albertine of Saxe-Hildburghausen (4 August 1713 – 29 June 1761) was a member of the reigning family of Mecklenburg-Strelitz during the 18th century.

She was born a daughter of Ernst Frederick I, Duke of Saxe-Hildburghausen (1681 – 1724) and his wife Sophia Albertine of Erbach-Erbach (1683 - 1742).

On 5 February 1735, Elizabeth was married to Duke Charles Louis Frederick of Mecklenburg, Herr of Mirow (23 February 1707 – 5 June 1752), the youngest son of Adolphus Frederick II, Duke of Mecklenburg, and half-brother to Adolphus Frederick III. They became parents to ten children.

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