April 18: Today in Royal History

King Hussein I of Jordan and Dina bint Abdul-Hamid; Photo Credit – Wikipedia

April 18, 1865 – Birth of Johanna Loisinger, wife of Prince Alexander of Bulgaria, in Preßburg, Austria
Unofficial Royalty: Johanna Loisinger, Countess von Hartenau

April 18, 1917 – Birth of Princess Frederica of Hanover, wife of King Paul I of Greece, in Blankenburg am Harz, Prussia, Germany
Full name: Frederica Louise Thyra Victoria Margaret Sophie Olga Cecily Isabelle Christina
Unofficial Royalty: Frederica of Hanover, Queen of Greece

April 18, 1955 – Wedding (first) of King Hussein I of Jordan and Dina bint Abdul-Hamid
The couple divorced in 1957.
Unofficial Royalty: King Hussein I of Jordan
Unofficial Royalty: Dina bint Abdul-Hamid, Queen of Jordan

April 18, 1969 – Birth of Princess Nori of Japan in Tokyo, Japan
Princess Nori is the daughter of the present Emperor Akihito.  At the time of her marriage in 2005, she left the Imperial Family and took the surname of her husband as required by Imperial Household Law.
Unofficial Royalty: Princess Nori of Japan

April 18, 1972 – Birth of Annette Sekrève, wife of Prince Bernhard of Orange-Nassau, in The Hague, The Netherlands
Unofficial Royalty: Princess Annette of Orange-Nassau