Her Majesty said: “1992 is not a year on which I shall look back with undiluted pleasure.
“In the words of one of my more sympathetic correspondents, it has turned out to be an annus horribilis.”
So what happened to the royals in 1992?
Well… what didn’t happen should really be the question.
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That year, three of the Queen’s children were separated or divorced and her nephew, Prince Albrecht of Hohenlohe-Langenburg died.
Then there was Fergie’s infamous toe-sucking scandal as well as the publication of Andrew Morton’s tell-all book on Princess Diana, written with the cooperation of the princess herself.