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Prince Philip

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Birthday
10, 1921
Birthplace
Corfu, Greece
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
10, 1921 (age 97)
Birthplace
Corfu, Greece

About

Duke of Edinburgh and husband of Queen Elizabeth II. He earned the distinction of being the longest-serving and oldest spouse of a reigning British monarch. 

Before Fame

He joined the Royal Navy when he was eighteen years old. That same year, he began corresponding with his third cousin, thirteen-year-old Princess Elizabeth.

Trivia

As Chairman of the Coronation Commission, he was the first member of the royal family to fly in a helicopter.

Family Life

He has four children: Prince Andrew, Duke of York; Anne, Princess Royal; Prince Edward; and Charles, Prince of Wales.

Associated With

His son, Prince Charles, became the heir to the British throne.