Saturday, October 20, 2012

Royal Marriage: Sweden-Saxe-Coburg and Gotha

October 20, 1932

Princess Sibylla of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha and Hereditary Prince Gustaf Adolf of Sweden were married today at St. Moritz Kirche in Coburg.  The bride is the elder daughter of the Duke and Duchess of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha.   The groom, second in line to the Swedish throne is the son of Crown Prince Gustaf Adolf and his first wife, Princess Margaret of Connaught, who died in 1920.

all the images are from my private collection
The Duke of Connaught, who is the groom's grandfather, was one of the guests.


Unknown said...

The Duke of Connaught was the groom's maternal grandfather, not the groom's father.

Marlene Eilers Koenig said...

Do you need glasses? The final sentence says grandfather, you twat