Blenheim Palace | Woodstock, Oxfordshire, England. The family armorial bearing, East Gate. Consuelo Vanderbilt, Duchess of Marlborough was the mother of the 10th Duke and grandmother of the 11th (current) Duke.
A policeman at Buckingham Palace holds the gate open so that a duck and her ducklings, from nearby St. James’s Park, can leave the palace forecourt. (Photo by Douglas Miller/Keystone/Getty Images). May 1964
king-harold-ii-harold-godwinson-house-of-wessex-Last Anglo-Saxon king of England, January to October He was defeated and killed by William of Normandy (William the Conqueror) at the Battle of Hastings.