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Old 01-13-2017, 10:05 AM
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Death and Funeral of the 1st Earl of Snowdon: January 13 and 20, 2017

Ex husband of Princess Margaret passed away peacefully in his home. He was aged 86.

Viscount Linley will succeed to his fathers title.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-3861149...e=news_central
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Old 01-13-2017, 10:11 AM
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Their children are now Viscount Linley and Lady Margarita Armstrong-Jones.

Lord Snowden is one of Edward's godparents I believe.
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Old 01-13-2017, 10:53 AM
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May he rest in peace.
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Old 01-13-2017, 11:01 AM
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Lord Snowdon has died.

From the Daily Mail

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/arti...y-aged-86.html
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Old 01-13-2017, 11:02 AM
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I so the breaking news on Sky News, and it is now the main story on Fail Online:

Telegraph:
Lord Snowdon, Princess Margaret's former husband, dies aged 86

Picture from the Fail:
http://i.dailymail.co.uk/i/pix/2017/...89_964x465.jpg
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Old 01-13-2017, 11:13 AM
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Old 01-13-2017, 11:21 AM
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R.I.P. This year isn't starting out on a good note.
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Old 01-13-2017, 11:30 AM
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May the late Lord Snowden Rest In Peace.
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Old 01-13-2017, 11:45 AM
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Old 01-13-2017, 11:59 AM
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RIP to a very talented photographer.

Condolences to his children and grandchildren on this terrible loss
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Old 01-13-2017, 12:22 PM
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Their children are now Viscount Linley and Lady Margarita Armstrong-Jones.

Lord Snowden is one of Edward's godparents I believe.
Yes he was Edwards godfather, along with the duke of Gloucester, duchess of Kent, Philips sister Sophie, and Prince Louis of Hesse.
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Old 01-13-2017, 12:49 PM
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Lord Snowdon has died. In 1960 normal programming was interrupted as he and Princess Margaret made their first public appearance as a couple

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Condolences to Lord Snowdon's family and friends. May he RIP.
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Sad news for his family,RIP Lord Snowdon
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Old 01-13-2017, 03:34 PM
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A great photographer who led a long and very full life, but of course his passing is immensely sad for Lord Snowdon's family. May he rest in peace.

One of the saddest things I ever read about Lord Snowdon was regarding his bout of polio as a child. He was sent away for treatment for months and months but neither of his parents visited him once.
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Rest in peace, Sir; sincere condolences to his family.
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