Princess Anne of Denmark’s Tiara

Today marks the 40th Anniversary of the Death of Princess Anne of Denmark, who died on this day in 1980! The niece of Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother, she married and divorced Viscount Anson before marrying Prince George Valdemar of Denmark, who was closely related to the Swedish, Danish, Norwegian, Belgian, and Luxembourg Royal Families, Princess Anne possessed a variety of glittering jewels, the highlight of which was today’s Diamond Tiara.

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Today in Royal History | September 26

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The 20th Birthday of Princess Salma bint Abdullah of Jordan

The Death of Princess Anne of Denmark in 1980

[Diamond Tiara | Turquoise Star Tiara]

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Princess Beatrice engaged to Count Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi in 2019

Monte-Carlo Gala for the Global Ocean in 2018

Heroes Memorial Day Dinner at Fredensborg Palace in 2017

The Belgian State Visit to Spain in 1978

Queen at Balmoral in 1976

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Today in Royal History | September 25

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The Birth of Prince Friso of Orange-Nassau in 1968

The Death of King Leopold III of Belgium in 1983

Wedding

The Wedding of Prince Emanuele Filiberto of Savoy in 2003 

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The Duchess of Sussex at Opening of ‘Oceania’ Exhibition in 2018

The Swedish Opening of Parliament in 2018

The Funeral of King Gustaf VI Adolf of Sweden in 1973

The Engagement of King Baudouin of Belgium in 1960

King Faisal of Iraq at Balmoral in 1952

Princess Elizabeth at the Bagatelle Restaurant in 1945

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Princess Eugenie expecting her first child

Today in Royal History | September 24

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The Death of Deborah, Duchess of Devonshire in 2014

[Duchess of Devonshire’s Tiaras | Devonshire Parure

The Death of Princess Victoria, Marchioness of Milford Haven in 1950

[Mountbatten Pearl Star Tiara | Queen Victoria’s Emerald Tiara]

The 86th Birthday of Princess Maria Pia of Savoy

[Pearl and Diamond Ivy Wreath Tiara]

Wedding

The Wedding of Prince Guillaume of Luxembourg in 1994

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Prince Harry at Invictus Games 2017

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge in Canada in 2016 (The Time I met the Duchess)

Prince William’s First Day of School in 1985

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