Wedding Gala of Crown Prince Haakon of Norway, 2001

Embed from Getty ImagesEmbed from Getty Images Embed from Getty ImagesEmbed from Getty Images

The Pre-Wedding Gala Gala Dinner of Crown Prince Haakon of Norway and Mette-Marit Tjessem Høiby (wearing the Vifte Tiara/Necklace and Crown Princess Märtha’s Silver Wedding Earrings) at the Akershus Fortress in Oslo on this day in 2001, on the eve of their Wedding. Queen Sonja (in the Amethyst Parure) and Princess Märtha Louise were in attendance…

Embed from Getty ImagesEmbed from Getty ImagesEmbed from Getty ImagesEmbed from Getty ImagesEmbed from Getty ImagesEmbed from Getty ImagesEmbed from Getty ImagesEmbed from Getty Images

…as were foreign royal guests, including Queen Margrethe II of Denmark, King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia of Sweden, King Constantine and Queen Anne Marie of Greece, Crown Prince Willem-Alexander and Crown Princess Maxima of The Netherlands, the Prince of Asturias, and the Earl and Countess of Wessex.

24

3 thoughts on “Wedding Gala of Crown Prince Haakon of Norway, 2001

  1. Does Queen Silva and than Crown Princess Maxima ( now Queen Maxima) wear the same dress? They look very alike to me.

    1. Ha ha! They do look the same! That would have been awkward, especially as it was one of Maxima’s first royal events, months before her own wedding!

Leave a Reply to Mari-Anne Henningsohn Cancel reply