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QUEEN. There are several kinds of queens in some countries. 1. Queen regnant, is a woman who possesses in her own right the executive power of the country.
     2. Queen consort, is the wife of a king.
     3. Queen dowager is the widow of a king. In the United States there is no one with this title.

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Recognized for his contribution to British business and commercial interests in America, Deryck Maughan was awarded the honor of knighthood by Her Majesty the Queen in the annual New Year's Honours List.
Her Majesty the Queen and her family are, of course, descended from the House of Hanover, which is anything but British in its origins and bloodline -- it is German.
Her Majesty the Queen is the real ruler of our land,not Tony Blair,George Bush or the faceless Eurocrats of Brussels.
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Now Her Majesty The Queen is sending her Royal greeting to Merseyside.
This great honor was bestowed on Hemmings by Her Majesty the Queen in recognition of his significant contributions to the international music world.
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We mourn her passing, truly the passing of an era and assure Her Majesty the Queen and other members of the Royal Family of our deepest sympathy and our prayers for her at this time.
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His Royal Highness the Crown Prince conveyed the greetings of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud to Her Majesty the Queen.

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