November 29, 1934
London, United Kingdom
They were a dazzling pair, Sir Henry "Chips" Channon wrote, and he wasn’t the only one swept away with Marina and George, the royal wedding couple of 1934. She was a chic exiled princess, daughter of Prince Nicholas of Greece and Denmark and the former Grand Duchess Elena Vladimirovna of Russia; he was a handsome prince, son of King George V and Queen Mary. They married in a London decked out in British and Greek flags, with ceremonies first in Westminster Abbey and then again in a private Greek Orthodox ceremony in Buckingham Palace.
that of the new Hereditary Grand Duchess of Luxembourg.
family order she proudly wears in the wedding photographs.
How do you feel about this version of a silver gown?
Photos: Illustrated London News/National Portrait Gallery