Prince Harry, 39, remembered his late mom, Princess Diana, throughout a touching acceptance speech on the Aviation Awards on Friday evening. The Duke of Sussex was introduced with an award by John Travolta as he was honored for his time as a copilot and gunner in the British Army. The ceremony occurred on the Beverly Hills Hilton in Beverly Hills, CA and he was given a medallion to hold round his neck throughout the memorable second.
During his speech, which was formally for the “Legends of Aviation” award, Harry, who appeared good-looking in a darkish blazer over a blue button-down and pants, appeared again on the time John and his mother, who handed away in 1997, shared a dance on the White House throughout a gathering with then-president Ronald Reagan in 1985.
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“I was just a one-year-old when you danced with my mum at the White House and now look at us,” he stated. “Now I see you again under a new circumstance, on a new stage,” John responded, remembering the second. Videos of the speech was shared on social media shortly after the occasion. “The only thing left to do is… not dance together but fly together,” Harry then added, referring to the actor’s personal pilot abilities.
Harry’s newest honor comes after he spent 10 years within the British Army, ascending to the rank of Captain. Other earlier honorees of the Legends of Aviation award embody embody Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin, Jeff Bezos, Tom Cruise, Harrison Ford, Morgan Freeman and Elon Musk.
Before Harry attended the Aviation Awards, his father, King Charles, made headlines for revealing he must endure a “corrective procedure” for an enlarged prostate. “In common with thousands of men each year, The King has sought treatment for an enlarged prostate,” an announcement from Buckingham Palace learn on January 17. “His Majesty’s condition is benign and he will attend hospital next week for a corrective procedure. The King’s public engagements will be postponed for a short period of recuperation.”
The information of King Charles’ upcoming process comes the identical week it was revealed his daughter-in-law and Harry’s sister-in-law, Kate Middleton, had a deliberate belly surgical procedure and can be hospitalized for as much as two weeks.