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Royal weddings have been fascinating commoners for generations. Millions of people watch these weddings live in media and this got coverage from around the world. Here we will share a few Royal Weddings Then and Now Photos to show you how those weddings look in the past.
Then-Princess Elizabeth and Prince Philip
In November 1947 Then-Princess Elizabeth and Prince Philip were married at Westminster Abbey.
At 13, Princess Elizabeth had a notable meeting with Prince Philip (then 18) on a tour of the Royal Naval College where the young prince was a naval cadet. Following that encounter in 1939, the two began exchanging letters throughout all of World War II and fell in love. Their engagement was formally announced in 1947, and they were married that same year. They have four children.
Prince Charles and Diana Spencer
In July of 1981, Prince Charles and Diana Spencer were married at Paul’s Cathedral, an estimated seven hundred and fifty million people around the world tuned in to watch the televised wedding of Lady Diana Spencer and Prince Charles. It was called a “fairy-tale wedding”.
Prince Charles and Camilla Parker Bowles
On April 9, 2005, Prince Charles and Camilla Parker Bowles were married at Windsor Guildhall. This royal wedding is memorable mostly because the couple has been mired in controversy for decades. Prince Charles is rumored to have had an ongoing affair with Bowles during his marriage to Princess Diana. Prince Charles took his longtime girlfriend to be his wife eight years after Diana’s tragic car crash in Paris.