29 Aug 1968 - King Harald V/Queen Sonja of Norway's Wedding - A Cinderella Story: for an egalitarian state such as Norway, Sonja, a commoner, had to endure "a row about royalty/class" | King Harald V, b. 21 Feb 1937, only son of King Olav V & Princess Martha of Sweden, was the 1st Norw. king to be born in Norw. since Olav IV in 1370. Queen Sonja, née Haraldsen on 4 Jul 1937 was the daughter of a clothing merchant.