The human history has seen a plethora of queens who have ruled the world and some of them went on to become very popular such as Cleopatra, Elizabeth I and Queen Victoria.But there are a lot of queen in the history who had led a very surprising life. Let us know who these queens were who had led a very surprising life in their era.
Michiko coming to the throne was a big surprise element for the whole Japan. The crown price Tsugunomiya Akihito was at that time in search of a bride and everyone expected that someone from the extended royal family would be the one. But on everyone’s surprise, Akihito chose to marry Shoda Michiko who was a not of royal blood. The crown prince had met her in 1957 on a tennis court where they both fell in love at the first sight.
A lot of them in Japan including Akihito’s mother had opposed this marriage but still she had managed to win the hearts of a large mass.
Queen Noor of Jordan is one of those few queens who are from America. Her father was the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense under President Truman. After retirement, her father had started Arab Air Services in which she, later on, joined as the Director of Facilities Planning and Design.
She had played a major role during the construction of the Queen Alia International Airport in Jordan. This airport was named after the previous wife of King Hussein of Jordan who had died in a helicopter crash. This is where the friendship between the two had become strong and as a result, they both got married in 1978.