Rare Pictures and Video of Princess Fawzia and Shah Iran Wedding

Rare Pictures and Video of Princess Fawzia and Shah Iran Wedding
Fri 31-10-2014

Some rare pictures of Princess Fawzia Fuad and Shah Iran's wedding are being shared on social media channels.

The Egyptian princess who became Empress of Iran as the first wife of Mohammad Reza Pahlavi.

This royal wedding was one of the biggest and most luxurious weddings in Egypt during the 30's.

The ceremony included seven days of feasting. Prisoners were released from jail, and food and money were given to the poor in celebration.

They married on 15 March 1939 in the Abdeen Palace in Cairo. 

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