theodora of greece and denmark


Children of Royalty: Prince Andrew of Greece and Denmark and Princess Alice of Battenberg

  • Margarita, Princess of Hohenlohe-Langenburg
  • Theodora, Margravine of Baden
  • Cecilie, Hereditary Grand Duchess of Hesse
  • Sophie, Princess George of Hanover
  • Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh

A photograph of Grand Duchesses Maria Nikolaevna and Anastasia Nikolaevna with their Greek cousins, Princesses Margarita and Theodora of Greece and Denmark, that was taken in in 1908. Margarita and Theodora were the older sisters of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. Philip never met his Romanov relatives, as they were murdered before he was born.

The Princesses (l to r) Cecilie, Margarita, Sophia, and Theodora of Greece, dressed for the 1922 wedding of Lord Mountbatten and Edwina Ashley.

They were the older sisters of Prince Philip, who had been born the previous year and would have just turned one when this picture was taken.