18 January 2016

Celebrating Silver Jubilees Around the World

Yesterday, King Harald V and Queen Sonja of Norway celebrated their Silver Jubilee, the 25th anniversary of his accession to the throne. Here's a look at film footage of other monarchs from all over the world celebrating their Silver Jubilees. Enjoy!

1935: King George V and Queen Mary of the United Kingdom

1937: King Christian X and Queen Alexandrine of Denmark

1955: Emperor Haile Selassie and Empress Menen of Ethiopia

1977: Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip of the United Kingdom

1977: King Hussein of Jordan

1999: King Jigme Singye Wangchuck of Bhutan