Queen Josefina’s Diamond Tiara

Today marks the 170th Anniversary of the Birth of Queen Lovisa of Denmark, who was born on this day in 1851! The Swedish Princess who became the Queen of Denmark and the mother of Danish and Norwegian Kings, Queen Lovisa had a legendary jewellery collection and to mark the anniversary, we are featuring the spectacular Queen Josefina’s Diamond Tiara that has passed through the Swedish, Danish, and Norwegian Royal Families for the past 200 years! Continue reading

Today in Royal History | October 31

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The 16th Birthday of the Princess of Asturias

The 61st Birthday of Crown Prince Reza Pahlavi of Iran

The 71st Birthday of Princess Nora of Liechtenstein, Marchioness of Mariño

[Princess Gina’s Diamond Earrings]

The 87th Birthday of Princess Margaretha of Sweden

The Birth of Queen Lovisa of Denmark in 1851

[Pearl Poiré Tiara | Danish Ruby Parure | Queen Josefina’s Diamond Tiara | Danish Crown Diamond Parure | Pearl Poiré Brooch | Diamond Brooches |  Antique Diamond Parure]

Wedding

The Wedding of the Duke of Castro in 1998

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40th Anniversary of the Spanish Congress in 2018

Duchess of Cambridge at Imperial War Museum in 2018

Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall in Singapore in 2017

Coronation of King Letsie III of Lesotho in 1997

State Opening of Parliament in 1967

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Today in Royal History | October 29

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The Death of Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester in 2004

[Duchess of Gloucester’s Tiaras | Pearl and Emerald Suite | Queen Mary’s 11-row Pearl Choker]

The 23rd Birthday of Prince Constantine Alexios of Greece

The Death of King Gustaf V of Sweden in 1950

The Birth of Queen Marie of Romania in 1875

[Vladimir Sapphire Kokoshnik | Romanian Massin Tiara | Pearl Tiara | Diamond Sautoir]

Wedding

The Wedding of the Prince of Schwarzenberg and Princess Hilda of Luxembourg in 1930

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Concert at Fredensborg Palace in 2019

Coronation of the Sultan of Kedah in 2018

The British State Visit to Thailand in 1996

The Danish State Visit to the Netherlands in 1975

Queen meets Marilyn Monroe in 1956

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Today in Royal History | October 28

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The 36th Birthday of Tessy Antony, former Princess of Luxembourg

The 54th Birthday of Hereditary Princess Sophie of Liechtenstein

[Liechtenstein Royal Tiaras]

The Death of Princess Helena in 1917

The Birth of Prince Felix of Luxembourg in 1893

Wedding

The Wedding of Prince Alexander von Fürstenberg and Alexandra Miller in 1995

The Wedding of Aga Khan IV in 1969

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Duke and Duchess of Sussex in New Zealand in 2018

Stortingsmiddag 2016

The Norwegian State Visit to Denmark in 1991

The British State Visit to Morocco in 1980

The Spanish State Visit to Japan in 1980

The Swedish State Visit to The Netherlands in 1976

Queen at Me And The Colonel Premiere in 1958

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Princess Elizabeth in British Colombia, 1951

Princess Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh arrived in the Province of British Colombia during their extensive Tour of Canada on this day in 1951, different phases of which we are individually covering over the next few weeks. Following a busy Summer, with the Opening of the Festival of Britain, the Danish State Visit, the Norwegian State Visit, the Tour of Canada was the first sign of Princess Elizabeth and the Duke, who had given up his Naval Careerbecoming full-time working Royals in the last few months of King George VI’s life, ahead of her Accession to the Throne.  Continue reading