Wedding of Tsar Simeon II of Bulgaria

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Happy 56th Anniversary to Tsar Simeon II and Tsaritsa Margarita of Bulgaria, who got married at the Orthodox Church in Vevey, Switzerland on this day in 1962! The wedding of the exiled Tsar and Orphaned Spanish Aristocrat Doña Margarita Gómez-Acebo y Cejuela (wearing the Köchert Tiara) was attended by many members of European Royalty and Nobility, including King Umberto and Queen Marie Jose of Italy (uncle and aunt of the groom) and the Count of Paris.

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