The wedding of Prince Charles to Lady Diana Spencer attracted an estimated global TV audience of 750 million – the most popular programme ever broadcast. Lady Diana Spencers wedding dress was an ivory silk taffeta and antique lace gown with a 25-foot 762 m train and a 153-yard tulle veil valued then at 9000 equivalent to 34750 in 2019.
Zoom in as Lady Diana emerges from carriage attended to by bridesmaids walks up red carpeted steps with train behind her Royal Wedding of Prince Charles and Lady Diana Spencer St Pauls Cathedral.
Lady diana wedding carriage. It was worn at Dianas wedding to Charles Prince of Wales in 1981 at St Pauls CathedralIt became one of the most famous dresses in the world and was considered one of the most closely guarded. Prince Charles and Diana pose with Queen Elizabeth II at Buckingham Palace after she gave her consent for their wedding. On July 29 1981 Lady Diana Spencer walked down the aisle of Westminster Abbey London leading her wedding dress enormous train past 3500 guests including nobility world dignitaries and royalty.
But the tulle veil attached to her tiara was actually longer than the train at a super impressive 153 yards. The dresss 25-foot train was the longest in the history of royal wedding dresses attached via a carefully crafted mechanism inside Dianas sweeping skirts. Viewable for the first time in high quality 4K this is reel 1 of the 25 minute British Movietone documentary called The Royal Wedding.
BBC Midday News 29 July 1981. Kate Adie reports from London as thousands gather in the streets for the wedding of Prince Charles to Lady Diana Spencer at St Pauls Cathedral. Starting from Buckingham Palace the wedding party and the royal family rode to the ceremony in horse-drawn carriages complete with footmen.
It was named the wedding of the century declared a national holiday and is set to take a starring role in The Crown Season 4It was the day that 20-year-old Lady Diana Spencer became the Princess of Wales marrying the heir-apparent 32-year-old Prince Charles on what would go on to become one of the most famous royal weddings in history and considered the last great state event of. 29 Jul 81 Core Number. In what was hailed as the wedding of the century Lady Diana Spencer and Prince Charles married on 29 July 1981 at St Pauls Cathedral in front of 2600 guests and a global television audience of 750 million.
20-year-old Diana made the journey from Clarence House. This stunning 4K v. Here ahead of the fourth series of The Crown which will introduce Emma Corrin as Lady Diana Spencer historian Tracy Borman brings you everything you need to know about Diana and.
Its train was the longest in royal wedding history.