The King and Queen attend Queen Fabiola's funeral

Motiv: The Cathedral of St. Michael and St. Gudula. Photo: Stella Pictures

Motiv: The King and Queen arrive at the funeral service. Photo: Stella Pictures

On Friday 12 December, The King and Queen attended Queen Fabiola's funeral in Brussels, Belgium.

The funeral service was held at the Cathedral of St. Michael and St. Gudula in Brussels.

Queen Fabiola's maiden name was Fabiola de Mora y Aragón, and she married the Belgian King Baudouin I in 1960.

King Baudouin I (1930-93) was the son of King Leopold III and Queen Astrid of Belgium (daughter of Prince Carl of Sweden). King Baudouin I was crowned King of Belgium in 1951.