Flashback Friday: Death of Princess Margaret

  February 9, 2018 at 6:00 am by

February 9, 2002: Members of the public read the announcement hanging on the gates of Buckingham Palace that Princess Margaret, sister of Queen Elizabeth II, had died earlier that morning at the age of 71.

The Princess had suffered a stroke and died at 6:30am, local time, at King Edward VII Hospital in London.

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2 Responses to Flashback Friday: Death of Princess Margaret

  1. June Rowan says:

    Beautiful Margaret,remember her well when she visited South Africa, spent time with her in Umtata, where my uncle was Chief Magistrate of the Transkei and Territories.

  2. Peter J. Blad says:

    The Princess Margaret was the Great Sparkle Of Light who was so interested in The Arts

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