Wedding of the Earl of Harewood, 1949

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The Wedding of the Earl of Harewood, son of Princess Mary, Princess Royal and Countess of Harewood, and concert pianist, Marion Stein, at St Mark’s Church, Mayfair on this day in 1949. Royal Relatives in attendance included King George VI (uncle) and Queen Elizabeth, Queen Mary (grandmother, who had initially disapproved of the match), Princess Elizabeth and Princess Margret. Lord and Lady Harewood had three sons before their scandalous divorce in 1967, and both subsequently remarried.

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