Wedding of King Paul and Queen Frederica of Greece

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Wedding of Crown Prince Paul of Greece and Princess Frederica of Hanover (wearing Queen Sophie’s Diamond Tiara with the Hanover Nuptial Crown) in Athens on this day in 1938. Among the wedding guests of were King George of Greece, Queen Helen of Romania with her son King Michael, Princess Irene, and Princess Katherine, the Duke and Duchess of KentPrince and Princess Paul of Yugoslavia, the future Duke of Edinburgh in the background.

Note: Paul and Frederica became King and Queen of Greece in 1947. They are the parents of King Constantine II of GreeceQueen Sofia of Spain, and Princess Irene of Greece

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