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Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh Born: 10.June.1921 as Prince Philip of Greece and Denmark. Family: his mother was Princess Alice of Battenberg. Father was Prince Andrew of Greece and Denmark. He also had four elder sistersMargarita, Theodora, Cecilie, and Sophie.
Education Philip was first educated at an American school in Paris. In 1928, he was sent to the UK to attend Cheam School. In 1933, he was sent to SchuleSchloss Salem in Germany After the rise of Nazism in Germany, he went to Gordonstoun School in Scotland. Gordonstoun Scool in Scotland
Royal Navy and meeting Elizabeth After leaving Gordonstoun in 1939, Prince Philip joined the Royal Navy. Nextyear he graduated the Royal Naval College in Dartmouth. During the Second World War, he continued to serve in the British forces. In 1939, King George VI and Queen Elizabeth toured the Royal Naval College. Elizabeth fell in love with Philip and they began to exchange letters. (Elizabeth was 13 and Philip was 18 ) Princesses Elizabeth and Margaret Rose, 1939 February
Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip’s wedding. In the summer of 1946, Philip asked the King for his daughter's hand in marriage. Before the official engagement announcement, he abandoned his Greek and Danish royal titles. The King gave him, the style of His Royal Highness and the title Duke of Edinburgh. Philip and Elizabeth were married in Westminster Abbey, on 20th of November, 1947. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bo6l6zALAXY
Their Children Prince Charles in 14.november 1948 Princess Anne in 15.august 1950 Prince Andrew in 19.February 1960 Prince Edward in 10.March 1964
Prince Charles, Prince of Wales Born: 14.november.1948 When Charles was only three years old, his mother, Elizabeth II, was crowned (1952). 1949 1974 2013
Education In his early years, he was educated by his governess, Catherine Peebles Ageof 8 went to Hill House School in West London. and later Gordonstoun boarding school in Scotland. After Gordonstoun, Prince Charles went to Trinity College, Cambridge, where he received a lower second class degree for Anthropology and archaeology. He also spent time at the University of Wales, where he began to learn Welsh. He later served in the Royal navy, from 1971 to 1978
First marriage In his early 30s, his parents put pressure on Charles to choose a wife and get married. He met Diana Spencer - a young nursery assistant. Charles was taken by her kindness and warm-heartedness. Prince Charles proposed to Diana on February 1981 Marriedin St Paul's Cathedral on 29.July.1981 (Diana was 20 and Charles was 33 years old )
Children They had two children: Prince William born on 21.June.1982 Price Henry (known as "Harry") born 15 September 1984.
Divorsce and Diana’s death The couple's age difference (almost 13 years), as well as Diana's concern about Charles's affair with his previous girlfriend Camilla. Charles and Diana divorced on 28 August 1996. 31 of August in 1997, Diana, Princess of Wales was killed in a car accident in Paris. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7hoKjDa_-D4
Second marriage The engagement of Charles and Camilla Parker Bowles was announced on 10 February 2005. The wedding took place in a civil ceremony at Windsor Guildhall, on 9 April 2005.
Now Charles is a grandfather and Philip is a grand-grand father to George Alexander Louis (22.july.2013)
Questions: How many sisters had prince Philip ? How old were prince Phillip and princess Elizabeth when they first met ? Why did prince Philip abandoned his Greek and Danish royal titles? How old were prince Charles when her mother, Elizabeth 2nd, was crowned? Who are Diana’s children? When and why did Diana died ? When did prince Charles and Camilla get married ?
Thank You For Watching! Prince Philip, Queen Elizabeth and Prince Charles, cheer as competitors participate in a sack race at the Braemar Gathering in Braemar, Scotland.