- Monarchies have existed since the beginning of time
- The oldest ones in the world will certainly surprise you
All through human history, there have been countless empires, kingdoms, and dynasties that have marked our civilization forever! In this list we'll take a look at the oldest monarchies in the world that are still standing...and some of these will truly surprise even the most knowledgeable history buff!
These Kingdoms Have Withstood The Test Of Time
The beautiful European kingdom of Sweden comes in eighth place! Founded in 970 AD, the Swedes are one of Europe's most ancient ruling families. King Carl XVI Gustaf enjoys a long legacy stemming all the way back to Eric the Victorious. Close Swedish neighbors, the kingdom of Denmark comes in seventh place...
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