Friday, April 29, 2011
By the time most of readers click onto our blog, Prince Harry and Ms. Middleton will have tied the proverbial knot. For historical perspective, here is a two minute video on the wedding of Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip. If you watch it, you will learn how tall the wedding cake was, how many stag parties Prince Philip had, and where they honeymooned.
That 1947 wedding inspired the 1951 movie musical “Royal Wedding,” in which Fred Astaire dances on the ceiling.