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Philip, Prince, consort of Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain, 1921-2021

LC control no.n 80016941
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Personal name headingPhilip, Prince, consort of Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain, 1921-2021
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Variant(s)Edinburgh, Philip, Duke of, 1921-2021
Mountbatten, Philip, 1921-2021
Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, 1921-
Philip, Prince, consort of Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain, 1921-
Philip, Prince of Greece, 1921-2021
Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, 1921-2021
Other standard no.0000000109301502
Associated countryGreat Britain
Birth date1921-06-10
Death date2021-04-09
Place of birthCorfu Island (Greece)
Place of deathWindsor (Windsor and Maidenhead, England)
Profession or occupationMilitary officers
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Found inShew, B. S. Royal wedding, 1947.
Kentley, E. Cutty Sark, 2019: title page (foreword, HRH The Duke of Edinburgh)
NPR, via www, 9 Apr 2021: (Prince Philip, Queen Elizabeth II's husband and the Duke of Edinburgh, died Friday at age 99; He was the first male royal consort since Queen Victoria's time in the 1800s -- and the longest-serving consort in British history)
Wikipedia, 9 Apr 2021: (Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (born Prince Philip of Greece and Denmark, 10 June 1921- 9 April 2021) was a member of the British royal family as the husband of Queen Elizabeth II. Philip was born into the Greek and Danish royal families. He was born in Greece, but his family was exiled from the country when he was an infant. After being educated in France, Germany, and the United Kingdom, he joined the British Royal Navy in 1939, aged 18; During the Second World War he served with distinction in the Mediterranean and Pacific Fleets. After the war, Philip was granted permission by George VI to marry Elizabeth. Before the official announcement of their engagement in July 1947, he abandoned his Greek and Danish titles and styles, became a naturalised British subject, and adopted his maternal grandparents' surname Mountbatten. He married Elizabeth on 20 November 1947. Just before the wedding, he was granted the style His Royal Highness and created Duke of Edinburgh, Earl of Merioneth, and Baron Greenwich by King George VI. Philip left active military service when Elizabeth became queen in 1952, having reached the rank of commander, and was made a British prince in 1957; born in Mon Repos, Corfu, Kingdom of Greece; died in Windsor Castle, Windsor, United Kingdom)
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