Wedding of Princess Alexandra of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg, eldest daughter of Princess Benedikte of Denmark and Prince Richard of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg and niece of Queen Margrethe and Queen Anne Marie, and Count Jefferson von Pfeil und Klein-Ellguth at Gråsten Palace in Denmark on this day in 1998. The couple had two children, and announced their divorce last year.
Princess Alexandra wore a Jørgen Bender gown with the Khedive of Egypt Tiara over Princess Margaret of Connaught’s Irish Lace veil. Prince Richard wore White Tie.
Royal Guests included Queen Margrethe (wearing the Floral Aigrette Tiara) and Prince Henrik, Crown Prince Frederik, Queen Ingrid (in the Danish Ruby Parure ), Prince Joachim and Princess Alexandra (wearing the Alexandrine Drop Tiara), Princess Benedikte (in the Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg Fringe Tiara) and Prince Richard, Prince Gustav, Princess Nathalie (wearing Princess Benedikte’s Floral Tiara), King Constantine and Queen Anne Marie (in the Greek Emerald Parure), Crown Prince Pavlos and Princess Marie Chantal (wearing the Antique Corsage Tiara), Princess Alexia (in her Diamond Tiara), King Harald and Queen Sonja (wearing the Amethyst Necklace Tiara), Queen Sofia, Grand Duchess Josephine Charlotte (in the Belgian Scroll Tiara),the Duke of Gloucester, Prince Hassan and Princess Sarvath (wearing her Floral Tiara ), and Prince Guillaume and Princess Sibilla (in her Art Deco Tiara).