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Spending her time in London and the English countryside, the monarch led a privileged life before taking the throne.
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The college sweethearts courted for almost 10 years before getting engaged and becoming Britain's most famous duo.
The People's Princess was reserved on the inside, but showed off her daring side through her clothes.
The longest-reigning British monarch was officially crowned Queen of England on June 2, 1953.
From humble Mississippi roots to becoming a global superstar, Elvis always kept his family close.
Over the course of his 95 years, Mandela shook hands with many iconic figures.
The first African American professional player in Major League Baseball had support from his family on and off the field.
The Mexican artists were just as famous for their fights as they were for their romance.
The Queen frontman broke all the rules through his unparalleled voice, outrageous costumes and electrifying performances.
After two decades of planning and creating, Disney's theme park dreams became a reality - and he was involved every step of the way.