20 May 2013

Funeral of King Edward VII

9 Sovereigns at Windsor 20 May 1910

Front Row, Seated, Left to Right:
King Alfonso XIII of Spain, 
King-Emperor George V of Great Britain,
King Frederick VIII of Denmark

Back Row, Standing, Left to Right:
King Haakon VII of Norway,
King Ferdinand of Bulgaria,
King Manuel of Portugal,
Kaiser Wilhelm II of the German Empire,
King George I of The Hellenes (Greece),
King Albert I of the Belgians (Belgium)

Edward VII Funeral Cortege

The funeral of King Edward VII was the last and largest gathering of visiting royal mourners ever. WWII put an end to a majority reigning monarchs. This is the 103rd anniversary.

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