Greek Monarchy Centenary Gala at the Royal Palace of Athens, 1963

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Royals attend the Greek Monarchy Centenary Gala at the Royal Palace of Athens on this day in 1963, the first event of a series of celebrations marking the Centenary of the Accession of King George I of Greece. Royal Attendees included King Paul and Queen Frederica of Greece (wearing the Emerald Parure Tiara), King Frederik and Queen Ingrid of Denmark (in Queen Sophie’s Diamond Tiara, after her own tiara was supposedly lost during travel, or damaged), Crown Prince Constantine of Greece and Princess Anne Marie of Denmark, Crown Princess Margretha of Denmark (wearing the Alexandrine Drop Tiara), Crown Prince Harald of Norway, Princess Irene of Greece (in the Pearl Necklace Tiara), Princess Sofia of Spain (wearing the Mellerio Shell Tiara), Princess Benedikte of Denmark (wearing her Floral Tiara), Prince Michael of Greece, Princess Paul of Yugoslavia (in the Diamond Kokoshnik Tiara), Princess Irene, Duchess of Aosta (wearing her Diamond Tiara), Princess Andrew of Greece, and the Margrave and Margravine of Baden (in the Baden Sunburst Tiara).

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