in , ,

World’s Top 10 Monarchs You Probably Know Nothing About!!

Queen Elizabeth might be the most prominent monarch in the world but there are others in many parts of the world as well.

Some are mere ceremonial heads but some are functional royal rulers with political powers at their disposal too.

The likes of Japan’s emperor and most monarchs in Europe are mere ceremonial heads who wield no power per say.

King Letsie III of Lesotho, a small nation surrounded by South Africa, is also a symbolic figure, as are King Norodom Sihamoni of Cambodia and Sultan Abdul Halim Mu’adzam Shah of Malaysia.- CNN

The Queen of England is in a class of her own. As much as she is more of a ceremonial head in Britain, she also wields power as ruler of some other countries of the world; often referred to as British realms.

Here are other Monarchs you did not know.

1. Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa


Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa

2. King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck

South Asia (Bhutan)

King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck

3. Sultan Hassanal


Sultan Hassanal

4. Norodom Sihamoni


Norodom Sihamoni


5. Queen Margaret II



6. Prince Frederick


Prince Frederick

7. Emperor Akihito


Emperor Akihito

8. Prince Naruhito


Prince Naruhito

9. King Abdullah



10. Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmed


Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmed


Written by How Africa

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Top 10 Countries That Were Never Been Colonized – (Liberia, Ethiopia top the list)

Virgin Mary Statue Starts ‘Crying BLOOD’ and Stuns Worshippers Who Declare it a ‘Miracle’