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.
1894 Princess Marie (later Marie of Romania) | Grand Ladies
Princess Marie's dress has a small bustle while she wears a cape or bolero jacket and a fur over-garment in this 1894 photo.
Prinz Carol und Prinzessin Elisabeth von Rumänien, future King of ROmania and Queen of Greece
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Luxembourg Wedding: Non Reigning Royal Guests
While a number of European royal houses no longer reign (or even exist) in their home countries, there are still very close ties between the European Royal Families. And most importantly, they sti…