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The Queen (and the Royal Family) - Official visit to Vatican
« on: April 22, 2010, 08:26:33 AM »
5 May 1961
The Queen pays a State Visit to the Vatican City, calling on Pope John XXIII.








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Re: The Queen (and the Royal Family) - Official visit to Vatican
« Reply #1 on: April 22, 2010, 08:32:46 AM »
5 May 1961
The Queen pays a State Visit to the Vatican City, calling on Pope John XXIII.




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« Reply #2 on: April 22, 2010, 08:35:06 AM »
5 May 1961
The Queen pays a State Visit to the Vatican City, calling on Pope John XXIII.




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« Reply #3 on: April 22, 2010, 08:42:00 AM »
5 May 1961
The Queen pays a State Visit to the Vatican City, calling on Pope John XXIII.




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« Reply #4 on: April 22, 2010, 09:07:23 AM »
5 May 1961
The Queen pays a State Visit to the Vatican City, calling on Pope John XXIII.

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Re: The Queen (and the Royal Family) - Official visit to Vatican
« Reply #5 on: April 22, 2010, 09:14:45 AM »
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The Queen pays a State Visit to the Vatican City, calling on Pope John XXIII.

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« Reply #6 on: April 22, 2010, 09:21:11 AM »
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HRH The Duke of Edinburgh meets Pope John Paul II.




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« Reply #7 on: April 22, 2010, 09:25:37 AM »
17 October 1980
The Queen pays her first State Visit to the Vatican and meets Pope John Paul II.




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The Queen pays her first State Visit to the Vatican and meets Pope John Paul II.






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The Queen pays her first State Visit to the Vatican and meets Pope John Paul II.




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The Queen pays her first State Visit to the Vatican and meets Pope John Paul II.




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« Reply #11 on: April 22, 2010, 09:36:12 AM »
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The Queen pays her first State Visit to the Vatican and meets Pope John Paul II.




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The Queen pays her first State Visit to the Vatican and meets Pope John Paul II.

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« Reply #13 on: April 22, 2010, 09:45:27 AM »
As I remember reading at the time of the Queen's visit to Pope John Paul II (I think this was the first of two), the proper garb for female heads of state on such occasions is a black evening gown with veil and jewellery, hence the Queen's slightly unusual apparel.

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« Reply #14 on: April 22, 2010, 09:47:22 AM »
17 October 1980
The Queen pays her first State Visit to the Vatican and meets Pope John Paul II.

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