Princess Diana’s brother Charles Spencer shares uncommon photograph from royal funeral


Melanie Macleod

Princess Diana‘s brother, Earl Charles Spencer, has paid tribute to Queen Elizabeth II a number of occasions since she died final week, and on Thursday he gave a uncommon perception into royal funerals.

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Taking to Instagram, Charles shared a photograph of his father on the day of Queen Elizabeth’s father, King George IV’s funeral, explaining the story behind the photograph.

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“Abroad royalty flocked to London in February 1952, to pay their respects at George VI’s funeral,” the Earl wrote. “That is Crown Prince Olaf of Norway arriving at London Airport with Princess Astrid. My father was in control of taking care of the King of Norway and his household throughout their keep – he could be seen right here, above the Princess, with swept-back hair.”

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Charles’ followers had been impressed along with his perception, commenting: “Love that you simply share these outdated pictures,” and “What a good-looking man your father was.”

Diana’s youthful brother has shared a number of poignant messages along with his followers for the reason that passing of Her Majesty. On the day it was introduced that Prince William and his spouse had been to be referred to as the Prince and Princess of Wales, the 58-year-old posted a hanging picture of his residence, Althorp, the Spencer household’s ancestral residence.

Charles Spencer shared this uncommon royal funeral photograph

He wrote: “We’ll preserve the flag at @althorphouse flying at half-mast until after Her Majesty’s funeral.” His gesture was warmly acquired by followers.

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“Exhibiting nice respect,” one famous, whereas a second stated: “God Bless. I do know the boys recognize your respect.”

Charles Spencer shared this photograph of his residence

An enormous variety of others merely wrote, “Thanks,” or shared love hearts within the feedback part. He additionally paid tribute to Her Majesty on the day she died, merely posting a photograph of the monarch in her coronation robe, and not using a caption.

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