The wedding of prince Juan Carlos de Bourbon (of Spain) and princess Sophia of Greece:The 8 bridesmaids were:Anne of Orléans
, a daughter of Henri of Orléans, Count of Paris and pretender to the French throne, and his wife Isabelle of Orléans-Braganza, a princess of the old Brazilian empire.Benedikte and Anne-Marie of Denmark
, the two younger daughters of Frederik IX of Denmark and Ingrid of Sweden. Their elder sister Margrethe later became Queen of Denmark. Anne Marie also married Sophia’s brother Constantine in 1964.Tatiana Radziwiłł
, a distant cousin of Sophia’s and the daughter of Eugenie of Greece and Polish prince Dominik Radziwiłł.Alexandra of Kent
, a cousin of Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom and a granddaughter of King George V.Irene of the Netherlands
, the second daughter of Queen Juliana of the Netherlands and her consort, Bernhard of Schaumburg-Lippe. Irene was then a Spanish language student in Madrid. Her marriage two years later to Carlist pretender Carlos Hugo, Duke of Parma caused considerable controversy in her home country.Pilar of Spain
, the older sister of Juan Carlos.Irene of Greece
, Sophia’s younger sister.