Some very good gaffs bleedingman
Lived through all those listed.. remember several,(raised in Canada, a lot more focus on the Royals there)
My top five from those .. in no particular order.
I declare this thing open, whatever it is." (on a visit to Canada in 1969).
"Just take the f***ing picture." (losing patience with an RAF photographer at events to mark the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Britain - July 2015).
"Well, you didn't design your beard too well, did you?" (to designer Stephen Judge about his tiny goatee beard in July 2009).
"I wish he'd turn the microphone off." (muttered at the Royal Variety Performance as he watched Sir Elton John perform, 2001).
""If the man had succeeded in abducting Anne, she would have given him a hell of a time while in captivity." (On a gunman who tried to kidnap the Princess Royal in 1974).
I always cheer on those about to turn 100.
Sorry he didn't hang on a couple more months to reach the milestone.
File under "I sh!t you not".. One of Rupert Murdcoch's Fox News host, tried to insinuate the Meghan Markle situation likely hastened his departure.
‘Fox & Friends’ Ties Prince Philip’s Death to ‘Stress’ Over Meghan Markle Interview"