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a prince who rules a territory

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Russian Grand Duke Alexis, son of Czar Alexander II, toured the US in 1871-72.
IT was with great interest that I read that a revival is being staged of The Grand Duke by Gilbert and Sullivan (The Journal, February 12).
Luxembourg, Ramadan 2, 1434, Jul 11, 2013, SPA -- Luxembourg Prime Minister Jean-Claude Juncker said Thursday he wants to stand in the next election, after meeting Grand Duke Henri to call for snap polls, dpa reported.
0800 GMT) and will go to the Palace to suggest snap elections to the Grand duke," Juncker told parliament.
From Jack and Jill to Dr Foster and Old Mother Hubbard to the Old Grand Duke of York, this split section book allows young readers to take their favourite rhymes and make up their own very funny alternatives.
The couple had a child, Cosimo I, from the marriage, who reigned as the first Grand Duke of Tuscany, creating the Uffizi and the magnificent Boboli Gardens as well as finishing the Pitti Palace, the report said.
King Abdullah also met with Grand Duke Henri of Luxembourg, and discussed ties and cooperation between Jordan and Luxembourg and ways of cementing them in various fields in addition to a number of issues of common interest.
Joviality, one of 37 Pattern winners by Cape Cross, has a two-year-old half-brother by Duke Of Marmalade named The Grand Duke with Aidan O'Brien.
The Grand Duke Henri of Luxembourg, in full dress uniform, was accompanied by Stephanie's aunt, the sister of Countess Alix de Lannoy, who died in late August.
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Queen Sofia of Spain, king Carl Gustaf of Sweden, the grand duke Henri of Luxembourg, princess Muna of Jordan and Bulgaria s ex-king Simeon will be among the guests, alongside members of the former royal families of Greece, Serbia, Russia, Italy or Portugal, Michael s press officer said.
In 1636, the Grand Duke of Lithuania and the King of Poland, Wladslaw Vasa, introduced the first Italian opera, The Abduction of Helen, to the Vilnius stage, composed by Marco Scacchi to the libretto by Virgilio Puccitelli.
Other royal guests included Prince Pavlos of Greece and Princess Marie-Chantal, Queen Sofia of Spain, Prince Felipe and Princess Letizia of Spain, Queen Margarethe of Denmark, Crown Prince Alexander of Serbia and Princess Katherine, the Grand Duke and Duchess of Luxembourg, King Harald of Norway and Queen Sonia.
ISTANBUL, Mar 23, 2011 (TUR) -- The Hereditary Grand Duke of Luxembourg Prince Guillaume visited the Mayor of Istanbul Kadir Topbas on Wednesday.
Her Maj has invited the King and Queen of Bulgaria, Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden and the Grand Duke of Luxembourg.