• Short Summary

    AT FREDENSBORG CASTLE, IN NORTH ZEELAND IN DENMARK, PRINCESS MARGRETHE AND HER FIANCE COUNT HENRI DE LABORDE DE MONPEZAT, HAVE POSED FOR PRESS AND NEWSREEL PICTURES BEFORE THEIR WEDDING IN COPENHAGEN ON JUNE 10.

  • Description

    AT FREDENSBORG CASTLE, IN NORTH ZEELAND IN DENMARK, PRINCESS MARGRETHE AND HER FIANCE COUNT HENRI DE LABORDE DE MONPEZAT, HAVE POSED FOR PRESS AND NEWSREEL PICTURES BEFORE THEIR WEDDING IN COPENHAGEN ON JUNE 10.

    PRINCESS MARGRETHE, AGED 26, IS HEIR TO THE DANISH THRONE. SHE ANNOUNCED HER ENGAGEMENT TO COUNT HENRI IN SEPTEMBER LAST YEAR.

    COUNT HENRI, AGED 32, IS THE THIRD SECRETARY AT THE FRENCH EMBASSY IN LONDON. HE HAS BEEN A MEMBER OF THE FRENCH FOREIGN SERVICE FOR FOUR YEARS. HIS FAMILY HAD BUSINESS INTERESTS IN INDO-CHINA (NOW VIETNAM) UNTIL 1954 WHEN THE FRENCH WITHDREW. HE IS ONE OF SIX CHILDREN, AND IS A GRADUATE OF THE SORBONNE IN PARIS.

    PRINCESS MARGRETHE IS HEIR TO A THRONE THAT HAS EXISTED FOR 1,000 YEARS. UPON THEIR MARRIAGE COUNT HENRI, WHO IS TO FORSAKE HIS ROMAN CATHOLIC RELIGION TO BECOME A PROTESTANT, WILL TAKE THE TITLE PRINCE HENRI.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2WKV5H3NT20IPUQWB7B1Q3A7P
    Media URN:
    VLVA2WKV5H3NT20IPUQWB7B1Q3A7P
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/05/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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