He took Her Majesty to new heights.

Royal watchers have been surprised by the strapping stature of Queen Elizabeth II’s assistant personal secretary, who was noticed standing head and shoulders above different mourners at the monarch’s funeral on Monday.

Matthew Magee — who measures 7 toes, 2 inches tall — walked forward of the queen’s coffin throughout an out of doors procession, with many taking to Twitter to ask the identification of the “insanely tall” thriller man.

“That very tall man in the funeral procession, a member of the royal family, should be the royal light bulb changer!” one quipped.

“He’s very properly generally known as the Captain of the Royal Household Basketball Team,” another sarcastically remarked.

Matthew Magee
Matthew Magee — who measures 7 toes, 2 inches tall — walked forward of the queen’s coffin throughout an out of doors procession.
The aide, who hails from Northern Ireland, was hired by Buckingham Palace back in 2018.
The aide, who hails from Northern Ireland, was employed by Buckingham Palace again in 2018.
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Experts rapidly clarified that the man was Magee — who had labored with the queen for 4 years up till her dying.

The aide, who hails from Northern Ireland, was employed by Buckingham Palace again in 2018, changing Samantha Cohen, who went on to work for the Duke and Duchess of Sussex.


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Magee had beforehand labored as the personal secretary for Prince Edward and, in accordance to the Daily Mail, was chosen to be promoted to the plum position due to his “sensible mind” and “nice humorousness.”

Indeed, the aide was was noticed with the monarch on a number of events in recent times, offering a comical distinction to the queen, who measured simply 5 toes, 3 inches tall.

Queen Consort Camilla joined King Charles behind the coffin inside Westminster Abbey.
The queen’s coffin is seen being carried into Westminster Abbey forward of senior royals on Monday.
Prince William, Prince George, Catherine Princess of Wales and Princess Charlotte are seen sitting front row at the funeral.
Prince William, Prince George, Princess Catherine of Wales and Princess Charlotte are seen sitting entrance row at the funeral.

Magee was simply one in every of many the many public figures in the highlight at the history-making funeral on Monday — which was watched by billions round the world.

Eyebrows have been raised with President Joe Biden and spouse Jill have been seated 14 rows back throughout the service at Westminster Abbey.

Meanwhile, third-in-line to the throne, Princess Charlotte, 7, was seen educating massive brother, Prince George, 9, some royal etiquette — instructing him to bow throughout the service.

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