October 10: Today in Royal History

Juliana Maria of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel; Photo Credit – Wikipedia

October 10, 1344 – Birth of Mary of Waltham, daughter of King Edward III of England in Waltham, Hampshire, England
Wikipedia: Mary of Waltham

October 10, 1361 – Wedding of Edward, Prince of Wales (Black Prince), son of King Edward III of England, and Joan, Countess of Kent at Windsor Castle
Joan was the daughter of Edmund of Woodstock, son of King Edward I of England.
Unofficial Royalty: Edward of Woodstock, Prince of Wales (The Black Prince)
Unofficial Royalty: Joan of Kent, 4th Countess of Kent, Princess of Wales

October 10, 1741 – Birth of Karl II, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Strelitz in Mirow (Germany)
Wikipedia: Karl II, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Strelitz

October 10, 1796 – Death of Juliana Maria of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, 2nd wife of King Frederik V of Denmark, in Fredensborg Palace in Denmark; buried at Roskilde Cathedral in Denmark
Wikipedia: Juliana Maria of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, Queen of Denmark

October 10, 1830 – Birth of Queen Isabella II of Spain in Madrid, Spain
Unofficial Royalty: Queen Isabella II of Spain

October 10, 1903 – Birth of Prince Charles of Belgium, Prince Regent of Belgium, in Brussels, Belgium
Unofficial Royalty: Prince Charles of Belgium Count of Flanders, Prince Regent of Belgium

October 10, 1914 – Death of King Carol I of Romania at Sinaia, Romania; buried at the Curtea de Arges Monastery
Unofficial Royalty: King Carol I of Romania

October 10, 1952 – Wedding of Princess Yori of Japan, daughter of Emperor Hirohito of Japan, and Takamasa Ikeda
Princess Yori is one of the five daughters of Emperor Hirohito and is a sister of the current Emperor Akihito.  Upon marriage, Princess Yori lost her royal status and became known as Mrs. Takamasa Ikeda.
Wikipedia: Atsuko Ikeda