Crown Prince Gustaf Adolf (future King Gustaf VI Adolf) and Crown Princess Margareta of Sweden (née Princess Margaret of Connaught). He was the grandson of King Oscar II of Sweden and she, the granddaughter of Queen Victoria.
They met in Cairo and fell in love at first sight. Gustaf and Margaret married on 15 June 1905 in St. George’s Chapel at Windsor Castle.
He was described as “tall, dark, well-informed, fond of music, an excellent shot and a good dancer.” She was considered one of the most beautiful and eligible princess in Europe. Her interests involved art, sport, and gardening.