On the day Queen Elizabeth II becomes Britain's longest-reigning monarch, we look at other record breaking rulers in British history.
The long-lost farewell letters of Mary Vetsera, who committed suicide with Crown Prince Rudolf of Austria, were discovered in a Viennese bank vault.
Richard III suffered from a spine curving condition known as adolescent idiopathic scoliosis, but he hid the condition from the public.
Far from being a romantic scene, the burial represent a human sacrifice in which the man was killed to be entombed with the woman.
A solemn re-interment ceremony honored King Richard III 530 years after his death.
England's slain King Richard III was finally buried with honor on Thursday, 530 years after his death on the battlefield.
England is bestowing honors upon Richard III during his reburial, but historians reveal the man as a brutal leader with blood on his hands. Continue reading →
Follow the procession of one of the most unusual royal funerals in Britain's history.
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