In Windsor, Princess Beatrice, Prince Andrew’s eldest daughter and Sarah, Duchess of York, married property developer Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi. The pair have been engaged since September but the pandemic of coronavirus interfered with the lead-up to their ceremony. Mapelli Mozzi proposed last year when the pair spent a weekend away in Italy.
The palace did not confirm the presence of Beatrice ‘s father, either. The Duke of York, Prince Andrew, faces renewed scrutiny over his alleged sexual assault on Virginia Giuffre and his relationship with convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein following the FBI ‘s arrest of Ghislaine Maxwell, Epstein ‘s alleged accomplice. It emerges earlier on Friday that the official website of Andrew taking down from the internet.
Mapelli Mozzi is a wealthy businessman who has a 2-year-old son from a previous relationship, the BBC reported. He is the owner of real estate firm Banda Land, according to Companies House. In the line of succession to the British throne, Princess Beatrice is eighth. She is the Queen’s granddaughter and Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, and Prince William and Prince Harry’s first cousin. Her younger sister, Eugenie, married Jacks Brooksbank at a wedding in Windsor in 2018. In 1996 the parents of the princess declared their separation and split, sharing joint custody with Beatrice and Eugenie.