Queen was first royal to break birth tradition with Prince Philip in the room

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It may be younger royals who are seen to break with tradition and stuffy protocols, but the Queen has had her moments too. While much fuss was made of the D

uke and Duchess of Sussexs decision to forego the hospital steps photoshoot, decades earlier the Queen h

ad gone and broken royal birth tradition with a major first. Back in 1964, she took the unprecedented step of having the Duke of Edinburgh in t

he room with her as she gave birth to the Earl of Wessex . She didnt do it with her other kids (Image: Getty Images) Presumably with her older children, she did it w

ith only medical staff in atte

ndance. According to Ingrid Seward in her book, My Husband a

nd I: The Inside Story Of 70 Ye

ars Of Royal Marriage, the idea ca

me to the今期跑狗2020 Queen after reading about it in womens magazines. She shared: The Duke of Edinburgh was actually holding his wifes hand as thei

r youngest was born on

March 10, 1964. The Queen, by then aged 37, had asked him to be there; shed been keenly reading womens magazines that stressed the importance of involving fathers in childbirth and had

become fascinated by the idea. Its quite sweet (Image: Getty Images) Read MoreRoyal Family secretsQueens secret signalsHarrys code name on nights outHidden secrets in Royal photoFergie broke big rule on wedding day Thus Ph

ilip became the first royal father in modern history to witness the arrival of one of his children... Compassion comes from the Queen. And the duty and discipline comes from him Philip. We love the idea of the Queen leafing through some parentin

g glossies and feeling inspired.