• Short Summary

    THE GREEK AND DANISH ROYAL FAMILIES ARE NOW ON THE GREEK ISLAND OF CORFU, IN THE MEDITERRANEAN, AWAITING THE BIRTH OF THE BABY OF QUEEN ANNE-MARIE AND KING CONSTANTINE OF GREECE.

  • Description

    THE GREEK AND DANISH ROYAL FAMILIES ARE NOW ON THE GREEK ISLAND OF CORFU, IN THE MEDITERRANEAN, AWAITING THE BIRTH OF THE BABY OF QUEEN ANNE-MARIE AND KING CONSTANTINE OF GREECE.THE CHILD IS DUE AT ANY TIME.

    QUEEN ANNE-MARIE'S MOTHER, QUEEN INGRID OF DENMARK ARRIVED IN GREECE LAST WEEK.THE YOUNG QUEEN'S SISTER, PRINCESS BENEDIKTE HAS BEEN AT CORFU FOR SOME TIME.

    OTHER VISITORS TO CORFU HAVE INCLUDED MEMBERS OF KING CONSTANTINE'S FAMILY, INCLUDING QUEEN FREDERIKA AND PRINCESS IRENE.

    ROYAL DOCTORS ARE ALSO ON THE ISLAND, AWAITING THE BIRTH.

    YESTERDAY (TUESDAY) KING CONSTANTINE THREW OPEN HIS PALACE ON CORFU, MON REPOS, TO GREEK AND OVERSEAS PRESS AND NEWSREEL PHOTOGRAPHERS.THE 19-YEAR-OLD QUEEN WALKED IN THE GARDENS OF THE PALACE WITH HIM.SHE APPEARED IN GOOD HEALTH.THE CHILD WILL BE HEIR TO THE GREEK THRONE.

    KING CONSTANTINE HAS CANCELLED ALL ENGAGEMENTS WHICH WILL TAKE HIM FAR FROM CORFU SO THAT HE CAN BE AT QUEEN ANNE-MARIE'S SIDE WHEN THE CHILD IS BORN.

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    Film ID:
    VLVABIEYYVXZTPEFGG4EMLJQ316YG
    Media URN:
    VLVABIEYYVXZTPEFGG4EMLJQ316YG
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/06/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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