Prince Charles Made A Cruel Joke About Newborn Harry After Diana's 9-Hour Natural Birth

Date March 23, 2018

Prince Harry is the younger son of Charles, Prince of Wales, and Diana, Princess of Wales. Prince Harry and his older brother Prince William are always respective when it comes to their late mother, and try to commemorate her deeds and life through different means.


Many people know about Diana’s strong bond with her sons, but nobody has ever heard about the details of Harry’s birth. Prince Charles wanted to have a daughter, but Diana knew she was carrying a boy. Nevertheless, she kept it a secret until the end.

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After the 9 hours of labor without any drugs, Diana gave birth to the baby boy, Henry Charles Albert David Mountbatten-Windsor. In “Diana: Her True Story” by Andrew Morton, she reveals that Charles was disappointed after seeing the son.

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She said:

Charles always wanted a girl. Harry was a boy. His first comment was, 'Oh God, it's a boy.' His second: 'And he's even got red hair.'

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During Harry’s christening he told Diana’s mother:

We were so disappointed — we thought it would be a girl.

Later Charles said it was just a joke, but these words really broke Diana’s heart.Embed from Getty Images


Diana admitted everything was good while she was pregnant.

Then, suddenly, as Harry was born, it just went bang, our marriage. The whole thing went down the drain.

Now a father and a son are in really good relations since Prince Charles calls Harry his “darling boy” and says he is really proud of him.

Source: Popsugar

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