The Queen's mother-in-law. Princess Alice of Battenberg was the mother of Prince Philip. She was born deaf, but read lips in several languages. She married Prince Andrew of Greece and Denmark in 1903 Her family was exiled from Greece in 1917
Classic beauty - Grace Kelly during her wedding to Prince Rainier III of Monaco in April in a gown by MGM costume designer Helen Rose. A style which influenced the gown Catherine Middleton wore in 2011 on her wedding day to Prince William.
Victoria and Albert. When Queen Victoria married her cousin Albert on February 1840 at the royal chapel of St. James, she wore a white satin dress, a custom which has been imitated since by many brides, royal and not royal.
Queen Fawzia of Iran, daughter of the Egyptian king Fuad I, wife to the Iranian shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi. during her marriage to the Shah of Iran (from 1939 to my word! She is one of the absolutely most beautiful women I've EVER seen!