Wedding of King Carl XVI Gustaf

Happy 41st Wedding Anniversary to King Carl Gustaf and Queen Silvia of Sweden, who got married in Stockholm on this day in 1976. Take a look at scenes from their wedding below- Continue reading

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King Carl XVI Gustaf’s Pre-Wedding Gala

King  Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia of Sweden will celebrate their 41st Anniversary tomorrow. In honour of the event, we are flashing back to an event that happened on this day 41 years ago, their pre-wedding gala. On the evening of June 18th, the happy couple and their guests attended a gala performance at the Royal Opera in Stockholm, which was followed by a dinner and dance for 200 guests at Drottningholm Palace. Take a look below at scenes from that evening- Continue reading

Wedding of Princess Christina of Sweden

Happy Anniversary to Princess Christina and Tord Magnuson, who got married on this day in 1974. The wedding of the youngest of the four elder sisters of King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden was one of the first grand events of his reign. Princess Christina, who lost her style of Royal Highness as a result of her marriage, was the hostess for her brother in the initial years of his reign, before his marriage in 1976. Princess Christina and Tord Magnuson have three sons and are still happily married, though Princess Christina was diagnosed with chronic leukemia last year. I wish the couple a very Happy Anniversary and a speedy recovery for the Princess! Take a look at scenes from their wedding below- Continue reading