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Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (born Prince Philip of Greece and Denmark, 10 June 1921), is 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. From July 1939, he began corresponding with the 13-year-old Princess Elizabeth, whom he had first met in 1934. 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 royal titles and became a naturalised British subject, adopting the surname Mountbatten from his maternal grandparents. He married Elizabeth on 20 November 1947. Just before the wedding, he was created Duke of Edinburgh, Earl of Merioneth and Baron Greenwich. Philip left active military service when Elizabeth became queen in 1952, having reached the rank of commander, and was formally made a British prince in 1957.

Philip and Elizabeth have four children: Prince Charles, Princess Anne, Prince Andrew and Prince Edward. Through a British Order in Council issued in 1960, descendants of the couple not bearing royal styles and titles can use the surname Mountbatten-Windsor, which has also been used by some members of the royal family who do hold titles, such as Princess Anne and Princes Andrew and Edward.

A keen sports enthusiast, Philip helped develop the equestrian event of carriage driving. He is a patron, president or member of over 780 organisations and serves as chairman of The Duke of Edinburgh's Award for people aged 14 to 24. He is the longest-serving consort of a reigning British monarch and the oldest ever male member of the British royal family. Philip retired from his royal duties on 2 August 2017, at the age of 96, having completed 22,219 solo engagements since 1952.

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        Relation nameRelation typeBirth DateDeath dateDescription
        1Prince Andrew of  Greece and DenmarkPrince Andrew of Greece and DenmarkFather02.02.188203.12.1944
        2Alice von BattenbergAlice von BattenbergMother25.02.188505.12.1969
        3Elizabeth IIElizabeth IIWife21.04.192608.09.2022
        4Constantine I of GreeceConstantine I of GreeceUncle02.08.186811.01.1923
        5Prince Nicholas of  Greece and DenmarkPrince Nicholas of Greece and DenmarkUncle22.01.187208.02.1938
        6George  VGeorge VUncle03.06.186520.01.1936
        7Prince Christopher  of Greece and DenmarkPrince Christopher of Greece and DenmarkUncle10.08.188821.01.1940
        8Alexandra  GeorgievnaAlexandra GeorgievnaAunt30.08.187024.09.1891
        9Princess Maria of Greece and DenmarkPrincess Maria of Greece and DenmarkAunt03.03.187614.12.1940
        10Sophia of PrussiaSophia of PrussiaAunt14.06.187013.01.1932
        11George VIGeorge VINephew14.12.189506.02.1952
        12Lennart  BernadotteLennart BernadotteNephew08.05.190921.12.2004
        13Prince AmedeoPrince AmedeoNephew27.09.194301.06.2021
        14Anastasia RomanovaAnastasia RomanovaNiece18.06.190117.07.1918
        15Elizabeth The Queen MotherElizabeth The Queen MotherMother in-law04.08.190030.03.2002
        16Princess Margaret, Countess of SnowdonPrincess Margaret, Countess of SnowdonSister in-law21.08.193009.02.2002
        17Людвиг Александр БаттенбергЛюдвиг Александр БаттенбергGrandfather24.05.185411.09.1921
        18Frederick IIIFrederick IIIGrandfather18.10.183115.06.1888
        19George IGeorge IGrandfather24.12.184518.03.1913
        20Виктория Гессен-ДармштадтскаяВиктория Гессен-ДармштадтскаяGrandmother05.04.186324.09.1950
        21Olga  Constantinovna of RussiaOlga Constantinovna of RussiaGrandmother03.09.185118.06.1926
        22Victoria Princess RoyalVictoria Princess RoyalGrandmother21.11.184005.08.1901
        23Osla BenningOsla BenningPartner23.08.192129.10.1974
        24Михаил НиколаевичМихаил НиколаевичGreat grandfather25.10.183218.12.1909
        25Prince AlexanderPrince AlexanderGreat grandfather15.07.182315.12.1888
        26Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg and GothaPrince Albert of Saxe-Coburg and GothaGreat grandfather26.08.181914.12.1861
        27Konstantin NikolayevichKonstantin NikolayevichGreat grandfather21.09.182725.01.1892
        28Louis IVLouis IVGreat grandfather12.09.183713.03.1892
        29Olga  FeodorovnaOlga FeodorovnaGreat grandmother20.09.183912.04.1891
        30Александра ИосифовнаАлександра ИосифовнаGreat grandmother08.07.183006.07.1911
        31Queen VictoriaQueen VictoriaGreat grandmother24.05.181922.01.1901
        32Princess Alice Of the United KingdomPrincess Alice Of the United KingdomGreat grandmother25.04.184314.12.1878
        33Julia HaukeJulia HaukeGreat grandmother24.11.182519.09.1895
        34Princess Xenia  Georgievna of RussiaPrincess Xenia Georgievna of RussiaCousin22.08.190317.09.1965
        35Кирилл ВладимировичКирилл ВладимировичCousin12.10.187612.10.1938
        36Надежда  РомановаНадежда РомановаCousin15.03.189821.04.1988
        37Natālija AndrosovaNatālija AndrosovaCousin23.02.191725.07.1999
        38Prince Nikita  Nikitich RomanovPrince Nikita Nikitich RomanovCousin13.05.192303.05.2007
        39Grand Duchess Maria PavlovnaGrand Duchess Maria PavlovnaCousin18.04.189013.12.1958
        40Natalia PaleyNatalia PaleyCousin05.12.190527.12.1981
        41Princess Elizabeth of  Greece and DenmarkPrincess Elizabeth of Greece and DenmarkCousin24.05.190411.01.1955
        42Marie of RomaniaMarie of RomaniaCousin29.10.187518.07.1938
        43Princess Catherine IvanovnaPrincess Catherine IvanovnaCousin25.07.191513.03.2007
        44Марина  РомановаМарина РомановаCousin11.03.189215.05.1981
        45Princess Nina GeorgievnaPrincess Nina GeorgievnaCousin20.06.190127.02.1974
        46Кирилл  АндросовКирилл АндросовCousin05.12.191507.02.1992
        47Ольга  РомановаОльга РомановаCousin13.06.188224.11.1960
        48Prince AlfredPrince AlfredCousin15.10.187406.02.1899
        49Princess Marina  of Greece and DenmarkPrincess Marina of Greece and DenmarkCousin13.12.190627.08.1968
        50Великая княгиня Ксения АлександровнаВеликая княгиня Ксения АлександровнаCousin06.04.187520.04.1960
        51Nikolajs II RomanovsNikolajs II RomanovsCousin19.05.186817.07.1918
        52Boris  Wladimirowitsch RomanowBoris Wladimirowitsch RomanowCousin24.11.187709.11.1943
        53Всеволод  РомановВсеволод РомановCousin20.01.191418.06.1973
        54Dmitri  PavlovichDmitri PavlovichCousin06.09.189105.03.1942
        55Helen of Greece and DenmarkHelen of Greece and DenmarkCousin02.05.189628.11.1982
        56Mikhail Aleksandrovich RomanovMikhail Aleksandrovich RomanovCousin04.12.187813.06.1918
        57Дарья  БогарнэДарья БогарнэCousin07.03.187005.11.1937
        58Andrei  VladimirovichAndrei VladimirovichCousin02.05.187930.10.1956
        59Edward  VIIIEdward VIIICousin23.06.189428.05.1972
        60Elisabeth of  RomaniaElisabeth of RomaniaCousin12.10.189414.11.1956
        George Louis Prince of Erbach-SchönbergCousin01.01.190327.01.1971
        62Maria of YugoslaviaMaria of YugoslaviaCousin06.01.190022.06.1961
        63Prince George Duke of KentPrince George Duke of KentCousin20.12.190225.08.1942
        64Князь Роман ПетровичКнязь Роман ПетровичCousin17.10.189623.10.1978
        65Георг IIГеорг IICousin19.07.189001.04.1947
        66Vladimir  PaleyVladimir PaleyCousin09.01.189718.07.1918
        67Georg von MerenbergGeorg von MerenbergCousin16.10.189711.01.1965
        68Princess IrenePrincess IreneCousin13.02.190415.04.1974
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        70Margaret ThatcherMargaret ThatcherFamiliar13.10.192508.04.2013
        71Robert KennedyRobert KennedyFamiliar20.11.192506.06.1968
        72Edward  HeathEdward HeathFamiliar09.07.191617.07.2005
        73Benny HillBenny HillFamiliar21.01.192420.04.1992
        74Майкл ДебейкиМайкл ДебейкиFamiliar07.09.190811.07.2008
        75Helmut  KohlHelmut KohlFamiliar03.04.193016.06.2017
        76Nancy AstorNancy AstorFamiliar18.05.189702.05.1964
        77Alexei KosyginAlexei KosyginFamiliar21.02.190418.12.1980
        78Jacqueline Kennedy OnassisJacqueline Kennedy OnassisFamiliar28.07.192919.05.1994
        79Richard  NixonRichard NixonFamiliar09.01.191322.04.1994
        80Aristotle Sokratis OnassisAristotle Sokratis OnassisFamiliar15.01.190615.03.1975
        81Maria CallasMaria CallasFamiliar04.12.192316.09.1977
        82Dodi FayedDodi FayedFamiliar15.04.195531.08.1997
        83Edward Moore KennedyEdward Moore KennedyFamiliar22.02.193225.08.2009
        84Lyndon JohnsonLyndon JohnsonFamiliar27.08.190822.01.1973
        85Eduard  ShevardnadzeEduard ShevardnadzeFamiliar25.01.192807.07.2014
        86John Fitzgerald  KennedyJohn Fitzgerald KennedyFamiliar29.05.191722.11.1963
        87Leonid BrezhnevLeonid BrezhnevFamiliar19.12.190610.11.1982
        88Hosni  MubarakHosni MubarakFamiliar04.05.192820.02.2020
        89John Paul IIJohn Paul IIFamiliar18.05.192002.04.2005
        90François  MitterrandFrançois MitterrandFamiliar26.10.191608.01.1996
        91Хавьер ПересХавьер ПересFamiliar19.01.192004.03.2020
        92Wojciech  JaruzelskiWojciech JaruzelskiFamiliar06.07.192325.05.2014