Child Brides Throughout the Ages, from Royalty to the Middle East. That is what this video is basically about. Girls as young as five are getting married to children and much older men. In Europe children as young as 1 have been betrothed in Royal circles. In the middle East and some Asian countries such as Nepal this is an ongoing issue and one where both the female and male child who are married lose their career paths and have to make do. Enjoy.