Mickey Rooney broke royal protocol on Queen's visit

Legendary actor Mickey Rooney broke royal protocol in 2007 during the Queen's visit to the US in 2007.

Mickey Rooney kisses the hand of the Queen during a garden party in 2007.
Mickey Rooney kisses the hand of the Queen during a garden party in 2007. Credit: REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

During a garden party at the British Embassy in Washington, Rooney greeted Queen Elizabeth with a kiss on the hand.

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Hollywood legend Mickey Rooney dies aged 93

Hollywood legend Mickey Rooney - who starred alongside Judy Garland in four films and appeared in Breakfast at Tiffany's - has died aged 93, Los Angeles Police said.