Prince Rainier III married Grace Kelly at Monaco Cathedral on 19 April 1956, in a ceremony that was broadcast live around the world and watched by thirty million viewers. The festivities were partly financed by MGM in exchange for exclusive rights to produce the official documentary of the occasion, The Wedding in Monaco, directed by filmmaker Jean Masson.
|Poster||© 1956 Loew’s Incorporated|
|Size of the stamp||40.85 x 52 mm vertical|
|Quantity of issue||36,000 stamps|
|Note||Sheet of 6 stamps with illuminations|
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