After nearly a century on this earth, Prince Philip died at the age of 99.
The royal family wrote in a statement posted on their website, “It is with deep sorrow that Her Majesty The Queen announces the death of her beloved husband, His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.
“His Royal Highness passed away peacefully this morning at Windsor Castle. Further announcements will made in due course. The Royal Family join with people around the world in mourning his loss.”
Fans around the world mourn the loss of an extraordinary man with a fascinating life. And royal followers are speculating about how the funeral will be handled during times of coronavirus (COVID-19).
They’re also curious if Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex plan to travel back to London for the funeral.
Prince Harry had a special relationship with Prince Philip
There’s no denying that things are a bit tense with Prince Harry and the rest of his family right now. The Duke of Sussex along with his wife, Meghan, made the decision to step back as senior royals in January 2020 and have since moved to the United States. With each passing month, it seems less and less likely Harry and his family will return to the U.K.
But long before all the drama, Prince Harry had a strong relationship with his grandfather. The Duke of Edinburgh was notorious for being gruff and…