PRINCESS BEATRICE warmed the hearts of the nation after images of her as a besotted bride were shared with the world. But how tall is she?
Princess Beatrice married Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi in an intimate royal wedding 2020 ceremony on July 17 in front of the Queen, Prince Philip and other members of their families. Images from the wedding were shared over the weekend, but how tall exactly is Princess Beatrice and how tall is the Queen by comparison?
Princess Beatrice and Edoardo were married on Friday at The Royal Chapel of All Saints at Royal Lodge in Windsor.
The couple were due to marry on May 29 at the Chapel Royal in London, but this was delayed due to the coronavirus pandemic.
The wedding took place at 11am on Friday in accordance with all relevant Government guidelines according to Buckingham Palace.
This means social distancing was observed between different households and no more than 30 guests were allowed to attend the ceremony.
Princess Beatrice height: How tall are Princess Beatrice and the Queen? (Image: PA)
Princess Beatrice height: Bea and Edo were married in Windsor on July 17 (Image: PA)
The Queen and Prince Philip were confirmed attendees to the royal wedding, which is believed to be the first time the pair have attended a family gathering since lockdown.
Beatrice borrowed a vintage dress and the Queen Mary diamond fringe tiara from the Queen.
The tiara was famously worn by the Queen for her own wedding in 1947.
But many royal watchers have noticed another startling similarity between the two royal women: height.
Princess Beatrice height: The Queen wore the same tiara as Bea for her own wedding in 1947 (Image: PA)
Princess Beatrice height: The Queen and Princess Bea are the same height (Image: PA)
How tall is Princess Beatrice?
Princess Beatrice clearly takes after her grandmother. Standing at 5”4, she is shorter than both her parents.
Prince Andrew is much taller at six feet tall, while Sarah Ferguson is 5”7.
Princess Eugenie is around one inch taller than her sister at 5”5.
How tall is the Queen?
The Queen is 5”4 inches tall like her granddaughter.
Her mother, Queen Elizabeth, was shorter than her at 5”2, but her father was taller than her at 5”9.
The Queen often looks shorter than her granddaughter because she rarely wears high heels.
Instead, she prefers to wear sensible loafers with at-most a two-inch block heel.
Princess Beatrice height: The Queen’s mother was two inches shorter than the Queen Mother (Image: PA)
Princess Beatrice height: The Queen and Princess Beatrice are the shortest current members of the Royal Family (Image: PA)
Who is the shortest member of the Royal Family?
Currently, the shortest adult members of the Royal Family are the Queen and Princess Beatrice.
However, historically, Queen Victoria is believed to have been the shortest monarch at just five feet tall.Who is the tallest member of the Royal Family?
Prince William is one of the tallest members of the Royal Family at 6”3.
His younger brother Prince Harry is just two inches shorter at 6”1.
Their father is reportedly 5”10, while Camilla, Duchess of Cambridge is thought to be 5”8.
The tallest female royal was believed to be Princess Diana who was 5”10 but is now Kate, Duchess of Cambridge who is 5”9.
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