The procession to the funeral was an elaborate affair, while only a single car followed the black hearse on its way to the burial. The welsh guards who carried princess diana’s coffin said it was “raining flowers” on the day of the funeral as they recalled they feared they would never make it to westminster abbey in a.
It wasn't an official state funeral, but the 'people's.
Princess diana funeral procession. Princess diana's memorial service was a royal ceremonial funeral—not a state funeral—including a procession to westminster abbey from kensington palace. Prince harry and prince william walk behind their mother's casket in the funeral procession. One million people turned up to watch her coffin be transported by cortege from st james's palace to westminster.
Apparently, spencer objected to his nephews walking the entirety of a public funeral procession behind their mother’s casket. 04:16 est, 18 january 2011 Charles, 9th earl spencer, talks with people magazine about delivering his eulogy for his sister, princess diana, at her funeral at westminster abbey
On 6th september 1997, 2.5 billion people watched princess diana’s funeral on tv. Sir malcom ross, the courtier responsible for planning the funeral, says the decision wasn’t made until the royals gathered for a ‘family supper’ hours before princess diana was laid to rest. The funeral of diana, princess of wales started on saturday 6 september 1997 at 9:08 am in london, when the tenor bell of westminster abbey started tolling to signal the departure of the cortège from kensington palace.the coffin was carried from the palace on a gun carriage, along hyde park to st.
Diana was pronounced dead at 3 a.m., british summer time, on aug. One million people turned up to watch her coffin be transported by cortege from st james's palace to westminster. Over a million in person watched the procession of the funeral cortege or the journey to her private burial.
A new documentary has provided rare insight into the days after princess diana’s death and the preparations for her funeral. Local time, the tenor bell was rung, and princess diana’s body was taken from kensington palace to make its. Royals 'wanted william and harry in princess diana funeral cortege in bid to protect charles from lynching' by jason groves for the daily mail updated:
Though millions of people lined up to see princess diana’s funeral procession through the streets of london, diana’s actual burial was kept private. Princess diana’s funeral featured a funeral procession to westminster abbey from kensington palace, as well as from the abbey to her final resting place. On this day 23 years ago, princess diana was laid to rest in a public royal funeral watched by more than 2.5 billion people worldwide.
They were flanked by their father, prince. From nicole kidman to tom cruise; Harry recently opened up for the first time publicly about what it was like.
On september 6, 1997, 2.5 billion people watched princess diana’s funeral on tv. 30 heartbreaking photos of princess diana's funeral. Earl spencer touches prince harry as they follow the coffin of diana, princess of wales at her funeral, sept.
Few who watched diana's sept. Princess diana’s funeral took place on september 6, 1997, in london. The british audience was 32.1 million.
The ceremony at the historic church fit 2,000 guests. To see how great a lady princess diana was. matthew gillespie, 37, from. London before the start of princess diana’s funeral procession.
Her private secretary patrick jepson said that princess diana's funeral organizers had actually been unsure whether they would be able to fill the massive. Annabel sheppey has uploaded 12073 photos to flickr. James's palace, where diana's body had remained for five days before being taken to kensington.
Explore annabel sheppey's photos on flickr. Over two million people observed the funeral procession from the arc de. Prince charles, also at balmoral with sons prince william and prince harry, was told at 4:30 a.m.
Crowds gather in the streets of london on september 6, 1997, during the funeral procession for princess diana. Prince charles and princess diana married in 1981, separated in. Prince harry recalls torture of walking in princess diana's procession.
Getty) members of the spencer family along with prince charles, prince william and harry watch as. Within the coffin were the mortal remains of diana, princess of wales, who had died in a car crash seven days before. Mourners cry at the funeral getty images
Princess diana's funeral was packed with powerful figures from politicians to celebrities and extended members of the royal family. Prince philip was instrumental in prince willam and prince harry's decision to join princess diana's funeral procession according to a royal commentator.