Today in Royal History | May 24

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The Birth of Queen Victoria in 1819

[Top 20 Jewels]

Wedding

The Wedding of Prince Joachim of Denmark and Marie Cavallier in 2008

The Wedding of Princess Märtha Louise of Norway in 2002

[Royal Guests]

The Wedding of Prince Louis Ferdinand of Prussia and Countess Donata of Castell-Rüdenhausen in 1975

The Wedding of Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark and Princess Ingrid of Sweden in 1935

The Wedding of Prince Ernst August of Hanover and Princess Victoria Louise of Prussia in 1913

Royal Events OTD

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge in Scotland in 2021

The Swedish State Visit to Ireland in 2019

Crown Prince Frederik’s Portrait Unveiling at Frederiksborg Castle in 2018

The Order of the Bath Service at Westminster Abbey in 2018

The Order of British Empire Centenary Service in 2017

Diplomatic Corps Gala Dinner at the Royal Palace Amsterdam in 2017

The Order of British Empire 50th Anniversary Service in 1967

Gala Performance at the Empire Theatre in Liverpool in 1961

King Frederik IX and Queen Ingrid’s Silver Anniversary in 1960

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Maharani Gayatri Devi’s Cartier Emerald Suite

Today marks the Anniversary of the Birth of Maharani Gayatri Devi of Jaipur, who was born on this day in 1919! The Cooch Behar Princess who married the dashing Maharaja of Jaipur, becoming the glamorous Maharani who won the world’s largest landslide election victory and was later jailed by the Indian Government ‘playing badminton with the prostitutes & murderesses’, Maharani Gayatri Devi possessed a spectacular jewellery collection, which included this Cartier Emerald Suite! Continue reading

Today in Royal History | May 23

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The Birth of Maharani Gayatri Devi of Jaipur in 1919

[Cartier Emerald Suite]

The 81st Birthday of Archduchess Valerie, Margravine of Baden

[The Baden Royal Tiaras | Baden Sunburst Tiara]

Wedding

The Wedding of Prince Fritzi von Preussen in 2021

The Wedding of Hereditary Prince Hubertus of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha in 2009

Royal Events OTD

Dutch State Visit to Luxembourg in 2018

Banquet at Uppsala Castle in 2007

The Dutch State Visit to Sweden in 1987

The Wedding Gala of Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark and Princess Ingrid of Sweden in 1935

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Today in Royal History | May 22

Feature

The Birth of Paula, Princess of Fürstenberg in 1926

[The Fürstenberg Tiaras | Fürstenberg Tiara]

The Birth of the Countess of Romanones in 1923

[The Jewels of the Countess of Romanones]

Wedding

The Wedding of the Count of Osorno in 2021

The Wedding of Crown Prince Felipe and Letizia Ortiz in 2004

The Wedding of Prince Axel of Denmark and Princess Margaretha of Sweden in 1919

Royal Events OTD

Opening of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland in 2021

Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary in South Korea in 2019

The Prince of Wales’s 70th Birthday Garden Party at Buckingham Palace in 2018

The Christening of Princess Estelle of Sweden in 2012

The Royal Gala Variety Performance in 1972

The General Assembly of the Church of Scotland in 1969

King Paul and Queen Frederica at the Vatican in 1959

The Flower Ball at the Savoy Hotel in London in 1951

The Wedding Gala of Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark and Princess Ingrid of Sweden in 1935

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