(1986) Prince Andrew, the Duke of York to Miss Sarah Ferguson
Prince Andrew, the Duke of York, uncle of Prince William, married Miss Sarah Ferguson on July 23, 1986 at the Abbey. The ivory colored bridal gown, in duchess silk satin, was heavily embroidered in diamante and seed pearls. The seventeen-foot long train was decorated in embroidered bees, hearts and thistles as well as waves and anchors in honor of Prince Andrew’s naval service. Prince William was a pageboy at the last royal wedding to be held at Westminster Abbey.