Prince Eddy, the Under-educated, Lethargic, ADHD, Definitely Not Jack the Ripper, Almost King

Genesis

One of the strangest and most enigmatic ancestors of the current royal family is the perennially fascinating Price Eddy. This royal specimen was strange enough on his own to bring his parents to despair, however he was also at one point suspected to be a possible candidate for Jack the Ripper (there…

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