The marriage of Lady Elizabeth Bowes-Lyons (Later the Queen Mother) to the Duke of York (Later King George VI) at Westminster Abbey in London, on 26th April, 1923. It was the first royal wedding at the Abbey since 1383. The newly formed British Broadcasting Company wanted to record and broadcast the event on radio, but the Abbey Chapter vetoed the idea.
On this day 26th April,1923 the marriage of Lady Elizabeth Bowes Lyon (later the 'Queen Mother') to the Duke of York (later King George VI) at Westminster Abbey in London. It was the first royal wedding in the Abbey since 1383