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Painter Charlotte Johnson Wahl, the mother of British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, has died aged 79.

Wahl died “suddenly and peacefully” at a London hospital on Monday, according to a death notice in The Times of London.

According to reports she was revealed to have died “suddenly and peacefully” after he was hospitalized at a hospital in London after she was said to have been diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease at the age of 40.

Madam Charlotte was the president of the European Commission for Human Rights and has since had a lot of prominent people sending in their tributes and farewell wishes to the mother of Boris Johnson.

Boris Johnson once described his mother as the “supreme authority” in his large, close-knit family. She was a successful painter of portraits and landscapes.

Wahl and first husband Stanley Johnson divorced in 1979. She later married American academic Nicholas Wahl, who died in1996.

She is survived by four children — the prime minister, journalist Rachel Johnson, former politician Jo Johnson and environmentalist Leo Johnson — and 13 grandchildren.

Madam Charlotte was the president of the European Commission for Human Rights and has since had a lot of prominent people sending in their tributes and farewell wishes to the mother of Boris Johnson.

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