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Royal Wedding: Princess Margaret gets married on 6 May, 1960

By Elisabeth Edvardsen on May 6th, 2011 0 comments yet. Be the First

It’s one week since Britain got a new Princess when Kate Middleton married Prince William in the most anticipated Royal Wedding of this century. The brunette beauty was a stunning sight in her bespoke Alexander McQueen wedding gown by Sarah Burton as she walked down the aisle of Westminster Abbey.

Today, we celebrate the anniversary of another Princess’ wedding. That of Queen Elizabeth II’s younger sister, the late Princess Margaret.

On 6 May 1960, Princess Margaret married Anthony Armstrong-Jones in a ceremony in Westminster Abbey, the first ever televised British Royal Wedding service.

Much like Kate, Princess Margaret looked fantastic in her gown. Come to think of it Kate’s dress had striking similarities to Margaret’s…

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