The Tudor Society

Coronations, monarchs and consorts – Clearing up some misunderstandings

In today's Claire Chats video, I clear up a few misunderstanding that seem prevalent on social media regarding coronations, the numbering of monarchs, queens regnant versus queens consort, what makes a monarch and a few other issues to do with coronations and monarchy.

The article I mention in my talk can be found at

If you'd like to read more about Tudor coronations, then here are some links:

And here's a video of the coronation the late Queen Elizabeth II in 1953:

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