Cousins and playmates. King Michael with his 2nd cousin Prince Philip of Greece and Denmark. Michael's mother and Philip's father were 1st cousins. Years later, Michael would meet his future wife, Princess Anne of Bourbon-Parma, while in London for Philip's wedding to Princess Elizabeth of York on Nov. 20, 1947. Just weeks after that happy event Michael would be forced from his throne.
HIS MAJESTY KING MICHAEL I OF ROMANIA CELEBRATES HIS 90TH BIRTHDAY, OCTOBER 25, 2011
King Michael I of Romania celebrated his 90th birthday on October 25, 2011. The King is the only child of King Carol II of Romania and Princess Helen of Greece. King Michael is descended from th…
King Michael of Romania & Queen Anne at a royal wedding, Athens 14 May 1962
King Michael of Romania and Queen Anne among the invitees at the wedding of Don Juan Carlos of Spain (future King of Spain) and Princess Sophia of Greece, in Athens, 14th May 1962.