Baseball Crank
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June 17, 2005
POP CULTURE: A Real Princess

Princess Leah is born:

Norwegian Princess Leah's name was inspired by a character in a "Star Wars" movie, the mother of the infant princess was quoted as saying Thursday.

"I must admit that I have always been a big 'Star Wars' fan, and Princess Leia has always been the most beautiful in the whole world," Princess Martha Louise said in an interview with the Norwegian daily Aftenposten.

Princess Leah, born on April 8 this year and fifth in line to the Norwegian throne, was due to be baptized Thursday.

As long as they don't give her the hairdo . . .

Posted by Baseball Crank at 10:12 PM | Pop Culture | Comments (1) | TrackBack (0)

You know, that wouldn't be something I would readily admit to newspaper. Especially if I was royalty. It sort of destroys the mystique if everyone knows you’re a Star Wars nerd like them.

Posted by: Richard at June 18, 2005 12:35 AM
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