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Old 03-09-2005, 10:17 PM
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King Simeon II of Bulgaria and Margarita Gomez Acebo y Cejuela, 21 January 1962

Courtship and Engagement
1. 1961: The couple. (Topfoto)
2. August 1961: The couple with Ex-Queen Giovanna, Simeon's mother. (Fotomarktplatz)
3. 4. October 1961: The couple in Spain. (Gettyimages)
5. November 13, 1961: The couple. (Topfoto)
6. December 18, 1961: The couple. (Topfoto)

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Old 03-09-2005, 10:24 PM
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King Simeon II of Bulgaria married Margarita Gomez Acebo y Cejuela in the Russian Orthodox Church of St. Barbara in Vevey, Switzerland on January 21st 1962.

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Old 03-09-2005, 10:31 PM
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Margarita wore the Kochert Fleurt-de-lys Tiara, a tiara made by the Austrian jeweller Kochert for Queen Maria Luisa of Bulgaria, designed in the colours of the Bulgarian flag; red, green and white.

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Old 03-10-2005, 12:33 AM
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Thanks a lot for the pictures. I have never seen before pictures of Simeon's wedding.

I think it is normal...until 1990, I did not even know that we had a royal family
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Old 03-10-2005, 09:09 AM
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Wonderful pictures Mandy! :) Thanks for sharing them.

I have never seen pictures of either Simeon or Margarita's engagement or wedding either, so this is a real treat.
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Old 03-10-2005, 11:55 AM
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You are most welcome! I'm glad that you enjoyed the photos.
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It's funny to see how classical wedding gowns always find some ressemblence in future dresses, even if these are not directly influenced by them... 40 years later, Countess Stephanie von Bismarck-Schönhausen wore a similar version of Margarita's gown... I wonder if she ever saw any photos of this wedding.
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Wow, wow. Where did you take these amazing photos????
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I have much of old magazines, Hola, Oggi, Soir Illustré, De Post, Point de Vue, Noir et Blanc etc.
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wow beautiful bride, thank you for photos Steven

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