A Wedding in Sweden
On June 19th, Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden and Daniel Westling will wed in Stockholm Cathedral. Will her father, the king, walk her up the isle? Or will she follow Swedish tradition of her and Daniel walking together to the altar?
According the official wedding website:
The royal wedding between Crown Princess Victoria and Mr Daniel Westling on 19 June, 2010, is a unique event. It is the first wedding of a female successor to the throne in the list of Swedish monarchs.
It is also a historic event in the history of the Swedish monarchy. When The Crown Princess becomes Queen she will be Sweden’s fourth female regent after Queen Margareta (reigned 1389-1396), Queen Kristina (reigned 1632-1654) and Queen Ulrika Eleonora the Younger (reigned 1718-1720).
When he marries Crown Princess Victoria, Mr Daniel Westling will be granted the title Prince, Duke of Västergötland.