Today in Royal History | April 20

Feature

The Death of Grand Duchess Xenia Alexandrovna of Russia in 1960

The Death of King Christian X of Denmark in 1947

The Birth of Princess Beatrice, Duchess of Galliera in 1884

[Grand Duchess Maria Alexandrovna’s Fringe Tiara]

Wedding

The Wedding of the Prince of Hohenlohe-Langenburg and Princess Margarita of Greece in 1931

The Wedding of the Prince of Hohenlohe-Langenburg and Princess Alexandra of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha in 1896

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The Prince and Princess of Wales in Milan in 1986

The Proclamation of King Frederik IX of Denmark in 1947

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Today in Royal History | April 19

Feature

The 5th Birthday of Prince Alexander of Sweden

The 92nd Birthday of Lady Pamela Hicks

[Mountbatten Tiara | Hicks Tiara | Art Deco Diamond Necklace | Diamond Floral Necklace]

Wedding

The Wedding of Prince Rainer of Monaco and Grace Kelly in 1956

The Wedding of Lord Andrew Cavendish and the Hon. Deborah Mitford in 1941

Royal Events OTD

Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting | The Queen’s Commonwealth Dinner at Buckingham Palace in 2018

The Royal Tour of India and Bhutan in 2016

Ball at the Royal Palace of Brussels in 1958

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Today in Royal History | April 18

Feature

The 77th Birthday of the Duchess of Devonshire

[Duchess of Devonshire’s Tiaras]

The Birth of Queen Frederica of Greece in 1917

[Queen Sophie’s Diamond Tiara | Emerald Parure | Pearl and Diamond Necklace Tiara |Prussian Diamond Tiara | Ruby Pendant | Bow Brooch | Ruby Brooch | Diamond Clip Brooches | Star Sapphire Brooch]

The Birth of Princess Margarita of Greece and Hohenlohe-Langenburg in 1905

[Bolin Ruby Tiara | Hohenlohe-Langenburg Tiaras]

Wedding

The Wedding of Prince Karl of Hesse and Countess Yvonne Szapary von Muraszombath Széchysziget und Szapár, 1966

The Wedding of King Hussein of Jordan in 1955

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Crown Princess Victoria in Japan in 2017

Prince William and Lady Gaga for Heads Together in 2017

The Funeral of Queen Victoria Eugenie of Spain in 1969

Prince Rainier and Princess Grace’s Wedding Gala in 1956

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Today in Royal History | April 17

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The Christening of Princess Ingrid Alexandra of Norway in 2004

The Prince and Princess of Wales in Australia in 1983

The Queen signs Canadian Constitution Act in 1982

The Wedding Ball of Prince Karl of Hesse and Countess Yvonne Szapary von Muraszombath Széchysziget und Szapár in 1966

The Ceylon State Opening of Parliament in 1954

The French State Visit to Britain in 1855

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The Funeral of the Duke of Edinburgh 

Today in Royal History | April 16

Feature

The 68th Birthday of Penelope Knatchbull, Countess Mountbatten of Burma

[Mountbatten Pearl Star Tiara]

The 66th Birthday of Grand Duke Henri of Luxembourg

[Luxembourg Royal Orders]

The 81st Birthday of Queen Margrethe II of Denmark

[Danish Royal TiarasQueen Margrethe’s Top 8 Jewels |Danish Royal Orders]

Wedding

The Wedding of Infante Alfonso, Duke of Calabria and Princess Alice of Bourbon-Parma in 1936

Royal Events OTD

Queen Margrethe’s Birthdays

[18th | 50th | 60th | 80th Birthday]

The Portuguese State Visit to Spain in 2018

Easter Service at Windsor in 2017

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Today in Royal History | April 15

Feature

The 61st Birthday of King Philippe of Belgium

[Belgian Royal Orders]

The Death of Princess Irene, Duchess of Aosta in 1974

[Diamond Tiara]

The Death of Queen Victoria Eugenie of Spain in 1969

[Spanish Royal Tiaras | Empress Eugenie’s Emeralds | Aquamarine Parure | Cartier Diamond Stomacher]

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The Funeral of Prince Rainier III of Monaco in 2005

The Christening of Prince Constantine Alexios of Greece in 1999

The Accession of Prince Rainier III of Monaco in 1950

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Today in Royal History | April 14

Feature

The 81st Birthday of Princess Marie of Liechtenstein

[Liechtenstein Royal Tiaras | Diamond Earrings | Sapphire Parure]

The Birth of Princess Beatrice in 1857

[Strawberry Leaf Tiara | Sunray Fringe Tiara | Diamond Pampilles]

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The Christening of Prince Vincent and Princess Josephine of Denmark in 2011

The Duke and Duchess of Kent at Guildhall Banquet in 1984

The Spanish State Visit to Norway in 1982

The Afghanistan State Visit to Japan in 1969

Princess Elizabeth at the Vatican in 1951

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Today in Royal History | April 13

Feature

The Birtth of Archduchess Rosemary of Austria, Princess of Tuscany in 1904

[Empress Marie-Louise’s Topaz Parure]

The Birth of Catherine de’ Medici in 1519

Royal Events OTD

Royals at the Burnham Market Horse Trials in 2019

The Dutch State Visit to Britain in 1972

The Christening of Prince Gustav of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg in 1969

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95 facts about Queen Elizabeth II

Christie’s Magnificent Jewels | 13 April 2021

Today in Royal History | April 11

Feature

The Death of Empress Auguste Viktoria of Germany in 1921

[Prussian Diamond Scroll Tiara | Prussian Clover Coronet | Emerald Laurel Wreath Tiara]

The Death of Baron Niclas Silfverschiöld in 2017

Royal Events OTD

The Duchess of Gloucester and Mike Tindall on Parkinson’s Awareness Month in 2021

The Anglo-Danish Dinner at the Dorchester Hotel in 1962

The Engagement of Princess Margaret in 1960

The Rhodesian State Opening of Parliament in 1947

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