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Lord Palmerston, late British prime minister, is buried in Westminster Abbey after a state funeral in London

Burial of Lord Palmerston, Westminster Abbey, London, October 27, 1865, artist's impression, detail
Henry John Temple, Third Viscount Palmerston and Prime Minister of the United Kingdom since 1859 had died at his Hampshire country home the week before, two days before his eighty-first birthday.  He was buried in a state funeral, only the fourth person outside the royal family so honored, in Westminster Abbey. Earl Russell succeeded him as Prime Minister.  (By John Osborne)
Source Citation: 
"From Europe - Our London Correspondence," New York Times, November 11, 1865