The queen seemed to briefly forget the date of her wedding anniversary last night while signing a guest book at an award ceremony.
Her Majesty, 93, presented her husband Prince Philip, 98, last night, on the evening of her 72nd wedding anniversary, to broadcaster Sir David Attenborough, 93, at Chatham House in London.
But Hello! & # 39; s Royal Editor Emily Nash revealed that while signing the visitor's book during the event, the queen seemed to briefly forget the date and asked for a reminder.
After an assistant began to remember her, the royal woman quickly remembered and shouted: & # 39; Of course I know that! & # 39;
The queen, 93, seemed to briefly forget the date while signing a visitor's book at an event at Chatham House last night
The royal celebrated her 72nd wedding anniversary yesterday with husband Prince Philip, 98, although the two did not spend their day together (shown in 2007)
The Queen and Prince Philip celebrated their 72nd wedding anniversary 110 miles yesterday.
Her Majesty married Westminster Abbey on November 20, 1947 and the couple had four children, Prince Charles, 71, Princess Anne, 69, Prince Andrew, 59 and Prince Edward, 55.
The queen seemed busy with her usual engagement schedule today at Buckingham Palace, Prince Philip staying in Sandringham, more than 110 miles from London.
Last night she awarded broadcaster Sir David Attenborough a prize for his popular BBC nature series Blue Planet II.
The queen cheerfully appeared during her wedding anniversary evening presenting Sir David Attenborough, 93, with a prize last night
The queen was wearing her signature Launer handbag and seemed to enjoy her time with Sir David
The queen opted for a decorated light pink skirt suit with gold thread and beads woven into the fabric
Her Majesty chose an embellished light pink skirt suit with gold thread and beads woven into the fabric.
She wore her statement pearls around her neck and stud earrings, and wore black pumps and cream-colored leather gloves, while wearing her trusted Launer handbag.
After the award ceremony, she saw a guest book sign at Chatham House before asking an assistant what the date was.
But when he leaned over to tell her, the royal person seemed to remember quickly and shouted: & # 39; Well, of course I know what the date is! & # 39;
As she signed the visitor's book during the event, she seemed to briefly forget the date before asking for an assistant
But after he started to remember her, the royal person seemed to remember and shouted: & # 39; Of course I know what the date is! & # 39;
The royal appearance was resurrected during the awarding of the prize to Sir David, who arrived only a few hours after Prince Andrew announced that he would withdraw from public service.
Earlier this evening, Prince Andrew issued a statement that his mother the queen had given him permission to & # 39; relinquish public duties & # 39; amid criticism of his relationship with Jeffrey Epstein.
The Duke of York said it had become clear to him that his friendship with the pedophile billionaire & # 39; major disruption & # 39; of the work of the royal family.
He also said he is willing to & # 39; any suitable law enforcement agency with their investigation & # 39; to help the sex offender, who killed himself in prison while being charged with sex trafficking.
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