Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon Picture Slideshow
About 'Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon'
The Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon was the younger sister of Queen Elizabeth II and the daughter of King George VI.Margaret spent much of her early life in the company of her elder sister and parents. Her life changed dramatically in 1936, when her uncle, King Edward VIII, abdicated to marry the divorced American Wallis Simpson. Margaret's father became King in Edward's place, and after her elder sister, Elizabeth, Margaret became second in line to the throne.