Author JK Rowling holds a University Benefactor's award, ...
Sep 26th, 2011
(Reuters) - Author JK Rowling holds a University Benefactor's award, after receiving it from Britain's Princess Anne at the University of Edinburgh, in Edinburgh, Scotland September 26, 2011. Princess Anne was installed as Chancellor of the University of Edinburgh on Monday, succeeding her father Prince Philip, who stepped down in 2010. REUTERS/Russell Cheyne (BRITAIN - Tags: ENTERTAINMENT EDUCATION SOCIETY ROYALS) -
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