Of all the would-be Elvises, only one can truly claim the right to his throne: his daughter, Lisa Marie Presley.
After 60 years on the throne, 12 prime ministers, and 11 presidents, Queen Elizabeth celebrates her Diamond Jubilee this June.
The wonderful reign of Queen Elizabeth has everyone worried about what will happen when her crank of a son takes the throne.
Zara gave birth last week to the 7lb 12oz girl, who is 16th in line to the throne and is the Queen's fourth great-grandchild.
They have four children, including the heir to the throne, Charles.
Theophilus died in 842, leaving the throne to his three-year-old son, Michael.
A princess could not be allowed to transmit any of it away from the possessor of the throne.
Some of the swearing, too, was neither by the throne nor footstool, such as 'Dahst my eyes!'
To-day he had joined the magic circle of those about the throne.
Prince Maximilian was to be invited to the throne of Mexico.
mid-13c., from Old French trone (12c.), from Latin thronus, from Greek thronos "elevated seat, chair, throne," from PIE root *dher- (2) "to hold firmly, support" (cf. Latin firmus "firm, steadfast, strong, stable," Sanskrit dharma "statute, law;" see firm (adj.)). Colloquial meaning "toilet" is recorded from 1922.
(Heb. kiss'e), a royal chair or seat of dignity (Deut. 17:18; 2 Sam. 7:13; Ps. 45:6); an elevated seat with a canopy and hangings, which cover it. It denotes the seat of the high priest in 1 Sam. 1:9; 4:13, and of a provincial governor in Neh. 3:7 and Ps. 122:5. The throne of Solomon is described at length in 1 Kings 10:18-20.