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The Wedding of Princess Margaretha of Sweden, eldest sister of King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden, and John Ambler at the Gärdslösa Church on the island of Öland on this day in 1964. The couple settled at Chippinghurst Manor in Oxfordshire and had three children, separating in 1994 but remaining married until his death in 2008. The couple had a joint Wedding Ball with her sister, Princess Desiree, earlier that month.
Royal attendees and relatives included King Gustaf Adolf and Queen Louise of Sweden, Princess Sibylla, Queen Ingrid of Denmark, Princess Brigitta, Princess Desiree, Princess Christina, Prince Carl Gustaf, Crown Princess Margrethe, Princess Benedikte, and Princess Anne Marie of Denmark.