Mr. Claus von Amsberg is seen talking to HM the King of the Belgians, Baudouin I, while HM Queen Fabiola sits in the middle, wearing a pink cocktail dress. The King of the Belgians was one of the heads of state present at the wedding the following day.
On the left, HM the Queen of the Hellenes, born Princess Anne-Marie of Denmark, dances with Sir Angus Ogilvy, husband of HRH Princess Alexandra of Kent. On the right, HRH the Grand Duchess of Luxembourg, Josephine Charlotte, hurries with her younger brother, HRH the Prince of Liège. The Grand Duchess accompanied her husband to the wedding, while beautiful Princess Paola accompanied Prince Albert.
In the picture on the right, Princess Irene of Bourbon-Parma is seen talking with several guests, during the dinner. On the left, HRH the Prince of the Asturias, Juan Carlos of Spain, dances with his wife, Princess Sofia, born Princess of Greece and Denmark. Royal experts saw the Prince’s presence as a sign of the acceptance by Queen Juliana of the fact that his father, the Count of Barcelona and not the Queen’s son-in-law Prince Charles Hughes of Bourbon-Parma, was the rightful pretender to the Spanish throne.