Royal Flashback- January 8

Wedding of Princess Marie Jose of Belgium and Crown Prince Umberto of Italy, 1930

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Today marks the anniversary of King Umberto II and Queen Marie Jose of Italy (when Princess Marie Jose of Belgium and Crown Prince Umberto of Italy), who got married on this day in 1930. In the picture above, the couple are pictured at the Vatican where they were received by the Pope immediately after their wedding in the Quirinal Chapel in Rome. King Umberto II and Queen Marie Jose were the last King and Queen of Italy. The new Crown Princess Marie Jose is wearing Queen Margherita’s Musy Tiara.

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