Sex, death and scandals: A look back at Britain's royal crises over the years

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Queen Elizabeth, Meghan Markle and Prince Harry
Queen Elizabeth, Meghan Markle and Prince Harry
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The bombshell announcement that Buckingham Palace is investigating claims Prince Harry's wife Meghan Markle bullied staff - and her riposte to Oprah Winfrey they are "perpetuating falsehoods" against her - is the latest instalment in a royal soap opera that has gripped the world for a century.

Here, we look at more of Britain's royal crises ahead of Harry and Meghan's bombshell tell-all interview.

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