Explore Margaret Rose, Princess Margaret and more!

.

May 1960 - when Princess Margaret wed Lord Snowdon it was the first Royal wedding to ever be televised. She wore a dress made of white silk organza designed by Norman Hartnell who had also created her sister, Queen Elizabeth’s, bridal gown.

Princess Margaret photographed for her 21st birthday by celebrated photographer Cecil Beaton.

A very contrary Princess - why did the charming Margaret turn into the most unpopular royal?

Princess Margaret photographed for her 21st birthday by celebrated photographer Cecil Beaton.

Her Royal Highness Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon.  Photographed by her husband, Lord Snowdon, 1967.

Her Royal Highness Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon. Photographed by her husband, Lord Snowdon, 1967.

Princess Margaret Rose after she was required to renounce her affection for Group Captain Peter Townsend

Princess Margaret Rose after she was required to renounce her affection for Group Captain Peter Townsend

Princess Margaret and her greatest love, Captain Townsend. He was divorced, and Margaret was told that if she married him,she lost her place in the succession, as well as her income from the civil list. She broke off their romance, but was never a very happy person afterward. Margaret caused her sister , Queen Elizabeth, much headache and worry with her later affairs and rumours of alcohol abuse,later divorce and general unroyal bad behavior.

Princess Margaret and her greatest love, Captain Townsend. He was divorced, and Margaret was told that if she married him,she lost her place in the succession, as well as her income from the civil list. She broke off their romance, but was never a very happy person afterward. Margaret caused her sister , Queen Elizabeth, much headache and worry with her later affairs and rumours of alcohol abuse,later divorce and general unroyal bad behavior.

Princess Margaret-1930-2002, was a glamorous beauty and independent spirit. Her troubled private life aroused worldwide sympathy and constant controversy when she publicly renounced Group Capt. Peter Townsend, the royal equerry she loved but could not marry because he was divorced. Her marriage to Antony Armstrong-Jones ended in the first divorce in the royal family in 400 years

Princess Margaret-1930-2002, was a glamorous beauty and independent spirit. Her troubled private life aroused worldwide sympathy and constant controversy when she publicly renounced Group Capt. Peter Townsend, the royal equerry she loved but could not marry because he was divorced. Her marriage to Antony Armstrong-Jones ended in the first divorce in the royal family in 400 years

carolathhabsburg:  Princess Margaret Rose of Greeat Britain, Countess of Snowdon (August 21, 1930- February 9, 2002)      Princess Margaret, countess of Snowdon. by ~M3ment0M0ri

carolathhabsburg: Princess Margaret Rose of Greeat Britain, Countess of Snowdon (August 21, 1930- February 9, 2002) Princess Margaret, countess of Snowdon. by ~M3ment0M0ri

Pinterest
Search