Monday, May 21, 2012

Fact of the Day: Edward's Island


The Canadian province of Prince Edward's Island is named after Prince Edward, Duke of Kent and Strathearn. Edward was the son of King George III, and was later promoted to the so called role of commander-in-chief of North America.

3 comments:

  1. I promote myself to commander-in-chief of North America :D

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  2. That's quite the honor he got there. :P

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  3. Would they keep the name if they left the Commonwealth I wonder? Good info though!

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