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Old 04-14-2003, 01:33 PM
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Crown Prince Leopold Belgium and Princess Astrid of Sweden - 1926

Leopold III, King of the Belgians married princess Astrid of Sweden
November 1926

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Astrid and Leopold on the balcony and a beautiful official portrait of the couple. On this pic you can see very well how young the bride was (she had only just turned 21).
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Old 12-15-2004, 04:15 AM
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Leopold III, King of the Belgians married princess Astrid of Sweden
November 1926
Just a little remark. Leopold wasn't king yet when he married Astrid. He became king in 1934.


princess Astrid in her wedding dress
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The Beautiful Bride
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1-2)Leopold and Astrid on the balcony

3) Astrid walking down the aisle

After the wedding ceremony

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The couple
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Thank you for these pics! I love Queen Astrid and she was such a beauty!
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Astrid with her mother, Princess Ingeborg
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I love Princess Astrid's wedding attire -- can anyone provide more information on it? Any information about the veil or the jewellery worn on this day?
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Hello - I have looked carefully at these photos - they are two different weddingd.
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Old 08-18-2008, 12:57 PM
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What a beautiful couple they were!
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Hello - I have looked carefully at these photos - they are two different weddingd.
Yes there were 2 ceremonies. The civil Wedding on 04.11.1926 at the Hall of State at the Royal Palace at Stockholm. This is the one where Astrid wears the myrtle wreath. Then they travelled to Belgium and 10.11.1926 the religious marriage took place at the Cathedral of Brussels.
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Yes there where 2 ceremonies. The civil Wedding on ß4.11.2926 at the Hall of State at the Royal Palace at Oslo. This is the one where AStrid wears the myrtle wreath. Then they travelled to Belgium and 10.11.1926 the religious marriage took place at the Cathedral of Brussels.
The civil wedding wasn't in Oslo, but in Stockholm
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The civil wedding wasn't in Oslo, but in Stockholm
Yes ofcourse. Have corrected it now. Don't know why i wrote Oslo.
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Stefan - thank you - she certainly was beautiful.
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Astrid would have looked fantastic in a burlap sack. Leopold and Astrid made a truly striking couple though.
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she was beautiful...and so tall...
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Soooo beautiful, elegant, classy and romantic
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