• Short Summary

    Crown Prince Constantine of Greece and President Nasser of the United Arab Republic attended a "Son et Lumiere" display, Apr. 13, which illuminated the Sphinx and the Great Pyramid of Gaza, near Cairo.

  • Description

    Crown Prince Constantine of Greece and President Nasser of the United Arab Republic attended a "Son et Lumiere" display, Apr. 13, which illuminated the Sphinx and the Great Pyramid of Gaza, near Cairo. The display was also attended by a large section of the Diplomatic Corps and members of the UAR Government.

    Displays by "Son et Lumiere" are staged throughout the world to illustrate features of the history of the country concerned. The display is always presented against a background of some historical importance.

    Prince Constantine was welcomed to the display by Sarwat Okasha, UAR Minister of Culture and National Guidance. Later he was greeted by President Nasser who opened the show.

    Guests from several countries who were unable to attend the opening due to other engagements included Princess Margaret of Britain and the Crown Prince of Japan.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA2WI1FC7MUGXHQEEEEXQXONTKR
    Media URN:
    VLVA2WI1FC7MUGXHQEEEEXQXONTKR
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/04/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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