Princess Margaret of Connaught

Princess Margaret of Connaught

Born Jan 15, 1882

Princess Margaret of Connaught was the daughter of Prince Arthur, Duke of Connaught, third son of Queen Victoria, and his wife, Princess Luise Margarete of Prussia. A Princess of the United Kingdom, she was nicknamed Daisy and in Sweden was known as Margareta.… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Princess Margaret of Connaught.


1882 Birth Princess Margaret was born at Bagshot Park and baptised in the Private Chapel of Windsor Castle on 11 March 1882 by, The Archbishop of Canterbury. … Read More


1893 11 Years Old Princess Margaret grew up as a member of the British Royal Family, taking part in family holidays and weddings. She was a bridesmaid along with her sister at the wedding of their paternal cousins The Duke and Duchess of York on 6 July 1893. … Read More


1905 23 Years Old 1 More Event
Gustaf Adolf and Margaret married on 15 June 1905, in St. George's Chapel, at Windsor Castle. … Read More


1915 33 Years Old …  In 1915, Margaret as Kronprinsessan Margareta published the book Vår trädgård på Sofiero ("Our Garden at Sofiero") and two years later also Från blomstergården ("From the Flower Garden") illustrated with her own drawings and photographs, which were sold for the benefit of household schools with childcare. … Read More
1917 35 Years Old 1 More Event
When paraffin supplies ran low she organized a candle collection, and in November 1917 she instituted a scheme to train girls to work on the land. … Read More
1920 38 Years Old On 1 May 1920, her father's 70th birthday, Crown Princess Margaret died suddenly in Stockholm. … Read More
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