Prince William and spouse Kate Middleton led the royal tributes to Prince Philip on what would have been his 100th birthday.
“At this time we bear in mind His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh, on what would have been his 100th birthday,” the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge shared on Twitter on Thursday about William’s grandfather.
Additionally they shared a photograph of the Queen, who was married to Philip for 73 years, receiving a rose from the Royal Horticultural Society in honor of the Duke of Edinburgh, who died in April on the age of 99.
Inheritor to the throne Prince Charles, together with spouse Camilla Parker Bowles, posted a photograph of Philip on their Clarence Home Instagram account and wrote, “Remembering The Duke of Edinburgh, on what would have been his 100th birthday.”
Princess Eugenie, the 31-year-old daughter of Prince Andrew and Sarah Ferguson, additionally paid tribute to her late grandfather on social media.
“Considering of Grandpa on what would have been his 100th birthday,” Eugenie posted to Instagram, sharing a photograph of Philip and Queen Elizabeth II attending her 2018 wedding ceremony to Jack Brooksbank.
Within the wake of Philip’s passing, Eugenie posted a candy observe to her grandfather on social media, saying she would bear in mind laughing at Philip’s jokes, his favourite beer, and his “spectacular life and repair within the navy.”
“I’ll bear in mind you in your kids, your grandchildren and great-grandchildren,” she continued. ”Thanks in your dedication and love for us all and particularly Granny, who we are going to take care of for you.”
Two months earlier than Philip’s demise, Eugenie and Brooksbank, 35, welcomed their first youngster and included a nod to the Duke of Edinburgh of their son’s full title: August Philip Hawke.
Eugenie’s cousin Prince Harry just lately named his new child daughter after the Queen with the primary title Lilibet, which is the Queen’s household nickname.