May 17, 1984 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Prince Charles calls a proposed addition to the National Gallery, London, a "monstrous carbuncle on the face of a much-loved and elegant friend," sparking controversies on the proper role of the Royal Family and the course of modern architecture.

His Royal Highness Prince Charles
His Royal Highness
Prince Charles

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