For most of history, Royal Families around the world have attained influence by presenting a side of themselves to the general public that maintains their respectability. However, time and again, controversial incidents slip through the cracks and start quite the frenzy.
For a moment some of these scandals are quite shocking merely because they were committed by a Royal Family member, but as the scandals subside, the truth of Human Nature; the innate ability to commit an offense, shines through.
They’re only human after all. In the scandals to come it is clear that Royals can be avid partiers which tends to go hand-in-hand with some of their risque appetites, while others falter mainly because they keep really bad company.
Following is a recounting of the most controversial Royal Scandals dating as far back as the 12th Century. 30 occurrences from Monarchies both ancient and present, that would certainly make heads turn.