Belgium's Queen Paola and King Albert II (L) arrive for the canonization mass of Popes John XXIII and John Paul II on St Peter's at the Vatican, 27.04.14.
Prince Philippe, King Albert Ii, and Elio Di Rupo -Overview at the Abdication Ceremony Of King Albert II Of Belgium, & Inauguration Of King Philippe at the Royal Palace on 21 July 2013 in Brussels, Belgium.
May 12th 1937: George VI crowned On this day in 1937, the coronation of King George VI of the United Kingdom was held at Westminster Abbey, London. He became King upon the abdication of his older brother (Edward VIII) who left the throne in order to marry divorced American socialite Wallis Simpson. George never expected to become King, but when the role was thrust upon him became one of Britain’s most loved monarchs.
The Queen and Prince Philip in the Green Drawing Room in Windsor Castle, 1987.