At the time, I was with him in Paris producing a film about the Windsor jewels for the BBC1 ( The uncrowned Jewels).
I wanted to see him more than any other man, crowned or uncrowned.
For twenty years Papineau was the uncrowned king of the province.
In those days a railroad conductor was something of an uncrowned king, anyway.
Yet an editor is the uncrowned king of an educated democracy.
A characteristic story was circulated when Parnell was known as "the uncrowned king."
When, then, will these rascals with their lies be uncrowned!
Sunday after Sunday the uncrowned queen, Respectability, sent them all to church, sometimes even twice.
It was a great concourse that marched from Avesnes as escort to the uncrowned king.
In September it was resolved to arrest Mr. Parnell, ‘the uncrowned king,’ as his followers called him.