• Short Summary

    THE AGA KHAN, ONE OF THE WORLD'S MOST ELIGIBLE BACHELORS, HAS MARRIED A FORMER BRITISH MODEL IN PARIS.

  • Description

    THE AGA KHAN, ONE OF THE WORLD'S MOST ELIGIBLE BACHELORS, HAS MARRIED A FORMER BRITISH MODEL IN PARIS. THE CEREMONY WAS HELD IN THE SITTING ROOM OF THE GROOM'S PARIS HOME.

    THE WEDDING WAS FOLLOWED BY A LAVISH RECEPTION FOR HUNDREDS OF GUESTS.

    BUT THE MARRIAGE CEREMONY ITSELF WAR RATHER RESTRICTED AND STRONG SECURITY PRECAUTIONS WERE IN FORCE AROUND THE 11TH CENTURY MANSION.

    WATCHED BY RED-ROBED MOSLEMS FROM 23 COUNTRIES, THE 32 YEAR OLD AGA KHAN SILENTLY EXCHANGED RINGS AND SIGNED A MARRIAGE CONTRACT WITH HIS BEAUTIFUL 29 YEAR OLD BRIDE, WHO WORE A WHITE AND SILVER SARI.

    THROUGHOUT THE 45 MINUTE CEREMONY THE BRIDE AND GROOM WERE SEATED FACING THEIR FAMILIES.

    THE CEREMONY WAS CONDUCTED BY THE RECTOR OF THE PARIS MOSQUE.

    THE BRIDE, WHO WILL NOW BE KNOWN AS THE BEGUM AGA KHAN, WAS FORMERLY MARRIED TO LORD JAMES CRICHTON-STUART.

    THE AGA KHAN IS THE SPIRITUAL LEADER OF 20 MILLION ISMAILI MOSLEMS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1RZHCB6RUXCPIT220RQIWICEX
    Media URN:
    VLVA1RZHCB6RUXCPIT220RQIWICEX
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/10/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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