Prince Philippos and Princess Nina of Greece marry in Athens – .

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Prince Philippos and Princess Nina of Greece marry in Athens – .


The religious wedding of Prince Philippos of Greece (35), the youngest son of King Constantine II and Queen Anne-Marie of Greece, and Nina Nastassja Flohr, the daughter of a Swiss billionaire, took place yesterday at the Athens Metropolitan Cathedral on October 23. according to royalwatcherblog.com.

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According to media reports, the couple married in a civil ceremony in Switzerland last December and held a pre-wedding party at Lake Vouliagmeni, Athens.

The prince, 35, who is the youngest child of the last king and queen of Greece, Constantine II and Anne-Marie of Denmark, exchanged vows with Nina, daughter of Swiss businessman Thomas Flohr, for the third time.

The couple first married last December in a small civil ceremony in St Moritz, Switzerland, followed by a springtime high society celebration in Cambridgeshire.

This third marriage at the Metropolitan Cathedral of Athens.

About a hundred guests were invited to be present in the Cathedral. Archbishop Ieronymos II of Athens and All Greece presided over the ceremony which began at 5:00 p.m.

The crowd gathered outside the cathedral cheered Queen Sofia and Princess Irene, King Constantine and Prince Constantine, Queen Anne-Marie and Prince Philippos, as well as Princess Nina and Thomas Flohr on their respective arrival . In a touching scene, the king, who was in a wheelchair pushed by his grandson, was helped to stand up to greet the Archbishop.

Photos by Andreas Megos from www.royalchronicles.gr

Prince Philippos arrived on the arm of his mother Queen Anne-Marie, who wore her cross necklace of pearls and diamonds (of which she wore the original version at her wedding in 1964).

The Greek royal family was complete:

King Constantine II and Queen Anne-Marie, Crown Prince Pavlos and Crown Princess Marie-Chantal, Princess Olympia and the Hon. Peregrine Pearson, Prince Constantine-Alexios, Prince Achileas-Andreas, Prince Ulysses Kimon, Prince Aristidis-Stavros, Princess Alexia and her husband Carlos Morales and their children, Prince Nikolaos and Princess Tatiana, Princess Theodora and Prince Michael with Princess Marina.

Among the royal and noble guests from outside the wedding were the following:

Prince Kyril of Bulgaria and his companion Katherine Butler, Princess Benedikte of Denmark, Princess Alexandra Zu Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg and her husband Count Michael Ahlefeldt-Laurvig-Bille, Princess Beatrice of the United Kingdom and her husband the Earl Edoardo Mapelli-Mozzi, Princess Eugenie of the United Kingdom and her husband Jack Brooksbank, Princess Chantal of Hanover, Hereditary Prince Ernst August and Hereditary Princess Ekaterina of Hanover, Prince Christian and Princess Alessandra of Hanover, Queen Sofia of Spain and his daughter the Infanta Elena, Count Nikolai von Bismarck, several of the Countesses von Arco-Zinneberg, Andrea Casiraghi and Tatiana Santo Domingo.

The religious wedding of the prince and the princess was followed by a reception at the National Gymnastics Association, hosted by the father of the groom, King Constantine II of Greece.

Our best wishes and congratulations to the newlyweds.

(Sources: https://royalwatcherblog.com and https://eurohistoryjournal.blogspot.com)



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