• Short Summary

    PRINCE MICHAEL OF GREECE MARRIED MISS MARINA KARELLA IN THE ROYAL PALACE AT ATHENS TODAY (SUNDAY).

  • Description

    PRINCE MICHAEL OF GREECE MARRIED MISS MARINA KARELLA IN THE ROYAL PALACE AT ATHENS TODAY (SUNDAY).

    THE BRIDE WORE A SIMPLE WEDDING GOWN DESIGNED BY JACQUES HEIM OF PARIS. HER VEIL WAS OF BRUSSELS LACE AND ON HER HEAD SHE WORE A JEWELLED DIADEM -- A GIFT FROM HER FAMILY. PRINCE MICHAEL WORE THE UNIFORM OF A CAPTAIN IN THE ARMOURED CARS REGIMENT IN WHICH HE HAS BEEN SERVING.

    QUEEN ANNE-MARIE, QUEEN FREDERIKA AND OTHER MEMBERS OF THE GREEK ROYAL FAMILY WERE PRESENT AT THE CEREMONY. ALSO INVITED WAS THE PRIME MINISTER, MR. PAPANDREOU.

    ABSENT, HOWEVER, WAS PRINCE PETER OF GREECE, SECOND IN LINE OF SUCCESSION, THOUGH HE, TOO, WAS IN ATHENS.

    (RELATIONS BETWEEN THE PRINCE AND THE COURT HAVE BEEN STRAINED SINCE OCTOBER WHEN HE ALLEGED THAT QUEEN FREDERIKA PROVOKED DISSENSION IN THE ROYAL FAMILY).

    PRINCE MICHAEL, THIRD IN SUCCESSION, HAS RENOUNCED HIS RIGHTS TO THE THRONE TO MARRY MISS KARELLA, THE 24-YEAR-OLD DAUGHTER OF A WEALTHY ATHENS INDUSTRIALIST. HE HAS ALSO RESIGNED FROM THE ARMY AND IS REPORTED TO BE RESUMING HIS STUDIES IN LAW AND ECONOMICS.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA8IIWGTZFJWGCCIML56KVYNJD5
    Media URN:
    VLVA8IIWGTZFJWGCCIML56KVYNJD5
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    07/02/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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