Google turned its emblem a solemn gray to mark George H.W. Bush’s funeral

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  • Google modified its well-known multicolor emblem to a solemn grey on Wednesday to mark the day of George H.W. Bush's funeral.
  • Clicking on the gray Google banner hyperlinks to go looking outcomes for George H.W. Bush, the 41st US president, who died on Friday.
  • Wednesday has been declared a nationwide day of mourning by President Donald Trump.
  • Bush's funeral on the US Capitol begins at 11 a.m. (ET).

Google muted the intense colours of its emblem on Wednesday, to honor George H.W. Bush on the day of his funeral.

The Google emblem is generally a mixture of blue, pink, yellow, and inexperienced, however its US search homepage was given a monochrome coloration scheme on Wednesday morning

The search engine usually modifications its emblem to focus on particular anniversaries, just like the signing of the Declaration of Independence,  or notable days like Thanksgiving. 

Clicking on the gray emblem hyperlinks to go looking outcomes for Bush's title. google bush

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Bush's funeral will begin at 11 a.m. (ET) on Wednesday, attended by world leaders and royalty. His son, George W Bush, the 43rd president, will give a eulogy.

Bush’s casket was taken to Washington, DC, on Monday afternoon the place it lay in state on the US Capitol from 5 p.m. on Monday to 10 a.m. on Wednesday.

Earlier than that his stays have been taken to Ellington Discipline Joint Reserve Base in Houston after which to Joint Base Andrews in Maryland.

He was 94 when he died on Friday. After the funeral in Washington, DC, he shall be buried at his presidential library on the campus of Texas A&M College in School Station, Texas.

In a press launch on Saturday, President Trump mentioned: "I do additional appoint December 5, 2018, as a Nationwide Day of Mourning all through the USA."

Enterprise Insider has contacted Google for remark. 

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