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Welsh-born princess dies

Princess Lilian of Sweden, who was born in Wales, has died at age of 97. She met Sweden's Prince Bertil in London during the Second World War, although they did not marry until 1976.

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Lilian's cousin: Princess was 'a credit to Swansea'

Princess Lilian and Prince Bertil had to wait 30 years to get married, as she was divorced. Credit: EBU

Princess Lilian was "a credit to Swansea", her first cousin Barbara Davies, who was also born in the city, told ITV News.

"She had an exciting life. While living in Stockholm, she did have a degree of privacy."

"From my conversations with people in Sweden they were in high praise of her conduct."

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