Princess Margaret caught in a candid moment Group Captain Peter Townsend. Despite being a war hero, Townsend's status as a divorcee made him an unacceptable marital choice for Margaret in the eyes of government officials and the Church of England.
Margaret was spellbindingly sexy, but even she couldn't tame Snowdon
Poor woman-hope they were/are happy enough though. Princess Margaret went on to marry Lord Snowdon, formerly Anthony Armstrong-Jones, after her former lover announced his engagement to a Belgian woman
There were fears surrounding Princess Margaret's relationship with Group Captain Peter Townsend, pictured, who was a divorced commoner
Princess Margaret wearing an eighteenth Century ballgown and a wig to the Georgian Ball, a charity event in aid of the Friends of St. John's at the Mansion House, London, July Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images
Princess Margaret of England photographed in 1967 by Lord Snowdon (Antony Amstrong-Jones, Earl of Snowdon, to whom she was married from 1960 to 1978
In Craig Brown’s new biography, Princess Margaret emerges as a chain-smoking, chain-drinking, man-eating monster with flashes of wit and unsteady charm.
The Queens beloved sister, Princess Margaret, died peacefully in her sleep this morning at in the King Edward VII Hospital." Princess Margaret's funeral will take place on Friday 15 February at in St George's Chapel, Windsor, the Palace announced
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2013 - Lady Pamela Carmen Louise Hicks, 84 - Younger Daughter Of Earl Mountbatten Of Burma By His Wife, Edwina Mountbatten
December Queen Elizabeth II leaves the King Edward VII Hospital in London after having lesions removed from her face.
A very contrary Princess - why did the charming Margaret turn into the most unpopular royal?
HRH The Princess Margaret photographed for her birthday by celebrated photographer Cecil Beaton.
Victoria's secret? New evidence shows Queen Victoria married her Scottish groom and bore him a secret daughter who was spirited to America
‘New evidence shows Queen Victoria married her Scottish groom and bore him a secret daughter who was spirited to America.’ Curious, if not unlikely! A lovely anecdote regardless: But there is one aspect of the outrageous claims about Queen Victoria.
Prince Charles and Camilla Shand, in 1970
One last photo of Princess Margaret, wearing the Poltimore. Image courtesy of ISOPIX
Princess Margaret Rose Princess Margaret Rose was one of the most popular, albeit controversial, royals during her lifetime.
Princess Margaret marrying Lord Snowdon, looking very sixties with the hair