Friday, September 20, 2013

Fact of the Day: Anne's Town

The capital of Maryland, Annapolis is named after the then-Princess Anne. She later became the English Queen Anne I, and later the first monarch of the United Kingdom. 

14 comments:

Christine said...

Interesting!

Mia Di Domenico said...

Interesting post as always :)

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Ana Mínguez Corella said...

So interesting!!!. Great women and name.. haha. Regards.

Unknown said...

interesting!!

Plowing Through Life (Martha) said...

Interesting knowing how some places got their name.

Optimistic Existentialist said...

Like Martha, I always like knowing how places got their name.

DEZMOND said...

she was an interesting character

Holy Ghost Writer said...

Never knew that

Debra She Who Seeks said...

Historical speculation is that she was a lesbian too.

Selvaggia Capizzi said...

Aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaand I knew that!!
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Pilar Domínguez said...

Really interesting, Adam. I haven´t heard about this queen. Kisses:)

Unknown said...

Muy interesante!!!
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Sabrina M said...

nicee post !! really interesting

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Kay said...

This is interesting. I shall have to read further about this lady.