Even Queen Elizabeth II Has Lost Her Temper in Public Before

by Jeremy Spirogis
Queen Elizabeth II

When we consider Queen Elizabeth II, we don’t consider somebody who’s short-tempered. That’s as a result of she has been Britain’s monarch for greater than 65 years and has managed to maintain her feelings in examine throughout public outings, nicely a minimum of more often than not. There have been a number of situations the place even she has misplaced her cool.

Read on to seek out out when the queen, and a few different royals, couldn’t maintain their tempers.

Queen Elizabeth II
Queen Elizabeth II | Geoff Pugh – WPA Pool /Getty Images

When Queen Elizabeth has misplaced her cool in public

The queen is commonly seen as dignified {and professional} however she is human in any case and has misplaced her mood from time to time.

One time she couldn’t preserve her cool was throughout a photocall in 2007 with celeb photographer Annie Leibovitz. The Daily Mail reported that Queen Elizabeth wasn’t happy with the apparel she needed to put on and stormed out of the shoot after Leibovitz requested her to take away her crown for an official portrait.

BBC cameras caught the change when Leibovitz informed the monarch the picture would “look better without the crown because the garter robe is so–” But the queen minimize her off and shot again, “Less dressy? What do you think this is? I’m not changing anything. I’ve had enough dressing like this, thank you very much.” The clip then exhibits her strolling away.

Queen Elizabeth IIQueen Elizabeth II
Queen Elizabeth II | Sean Gallup/Getty Images

The documentary H.M. The Queen: A Remarkable Life featured one other occasion the place the royal household matriarch didn’t preserve her composure at an occasion.

“In Windsor Great Park, the queen was watching Philip doing some carriage driving. However, she is not amused when a crowd of nosy photographers gets in her way,” the narrator defined.

The footage exhibits the queen gesturing to the crowds of photographers to disperse earlier than yelling, “Do you mind!”

She has misplaced her persistence together with her grandchildren in public at instances too. In 2016 throughout Trooping the Colour, Prince William knelt down on the balcony to speak to his son, Prince George, which agitated the queen who was standing proper subsequent to her grandson. William will need to have forgotten that so many eyes have been on him however the queen reminded him telling him to stand up. The Duke of Cambridge rapidly did so.

When different royal relations misplaced their tempers

Prince PhilipPrince Philip
Prince Philip | Yui Mok – WPA Pool/Getty Images

It’s not simply the queen who has proven her persistence carrying skinny. Other royals have misplaced it at instances as nicely.

Prince Philip has had a number of outbursts over time. In one occasion in 2015, the Duke of Edinburgh received offended throughout a photograph shoot to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the beginning of the Battle of Britain and swore on the cameramen to “Just take the [expletive] picture!” 

Philip lashed out one other time when he noticed photographer Kent Gavin on the Sandringham property. According to Gavin, the prince shouted, “Get off my land! I don’t want you here” together with fairly a number of obscenities though Gavin claimed he was on part of the property open to the general public.

Prince HarryPrince Harry
Prince Harry | Elisabetta A. Villa/Getty Images

Prince Harry has additionally gotten testy with reporters now and again and even scolded resort employees once they stored bringing him one thing he didn’t need.

Harry’s friend and polo participant Nacho Figueras informed CBS News what received Harry so aggravated previous to a match hosted by the Roma Polo Club.

“We were at the hotel where we spent the night before the game,” Figueras defined. “He talked to a person and said ‘This morning I got my coffee and I saw that you have a plastic thing on the coffee. And then I also sent my shirt and I got my shirt in a big plastic bag.’”

Figueras revealed that after that the prince went to the resort staffers along with his grievance saying, “Can we please not use the plastic!”

Read extra: Warning! Queen Elizabeth II Will Not Hold Back If She is Served Something Disgusting in Her Meal

Leave a Comment