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New Stamps on Ships from Monaco

The Calypso Given the name of the sea nymph from Greek mythology, the Calypso is the famous vessel used by Commander Cousteau for his scientific explorations between 1951 and 1996. Twenty years after it was sunk in Singapore, the vessel left Concarneau … Continue reading

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Monaco Issued Stamps on 5th Anniversary of Princess Charlene Foundation

The stamp has a face value of 0,71€ (£0.60 or $0.75), and the other has a value of 0,85€ (£0.82 or $0.90). Both images on the stamps feature Her Serene Highness teaching children water safety and swimming. According to the … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Monaco

Birth Centenary of Aimé Barelli Aimé Barelli, born on 1 May 1917 in Loda (Lantosque, Alpes-Maritimes), was a conductor, composer, singer and jazz trumpeter. From 1940 to 1945, he was at the forefront of the French scene, with a fascinating … Continue reading

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New Stamps on Cars from Monaco

Legendary F1 Drivers: James Hunt James Hunt, a British driver born on 29 August 1947 in Belmont, England, competed in his first F1 Grand Prix event in Monaco in 1973. He became world champion in 1976, defeating Niki Lauda by … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Monaco

Monte-Carlo Rolex Masters 2017 The famous tournament held as part of the ATP’s prestigious Masters 1000 series is set to host the world’s best players from 15 to 23 April. Issue Date: 09.03.2017 Designer: Andrew DAVIDSON Process: Offset Size: 30 x 40,85 mm vertical … Continue reading

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Monaco Released New Stamps on Grace Kelly Movies

High Noon Gary Cooper won the Oscar for Best Actor for his role in this mythical western of 1952 directed by Fred Zinnemann. High Noon will forever remain the film that revealed one of the most beautiful and talented actresses … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Monaco

International Festival of the Circus of Monte-Carlo Monaco calendar, the 41st Monte-Carlo International Circus Festival is being organized from 19 to 29 January 2017. Each year, high-quality artistic programming, both classical and contemporary, creates extraordinary attendance. Issue Date: 03.01.2017 Designer: Elena ZAÏKA … Continue reading

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Monaco Issued Stamp on Monegasque Annals

This review of Monaco’s history was first published in 1977 with a view to shedding light on the history of the Principality, recounting often little-known facts and showcasing the wealth of the Palace’s archives. Published by the Archives of the … Continue reading

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Monaco Issued Stamps on Fish Natives

The World Wide Fund for Nature, abbreviated to WWF, works every day to build a future where humans live in harmony with nature. The organisation takes concrete action to preserve biodiversity, fight climate change and reduce our environmental footprint. The … Continue reading

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Monaco Issued Stamp on Birth Centenary of Léo Ferré

Author, composer, performer, pianist and poet: Léo Ferré is a prominent figure in French chanson. Born on 24 August 1916 in Monaco, he took an interest in music at a very early age and joined the Monaco Cathedral choir as … Continue reading

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