Prince Philip is the husband of Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom. She passed away on Friday at the age of 99You mentioned Buckingham Palace.
“Her Majesty the Queen announced the death of her beloved husband with great regret,” the British monarchy said, adding that the Prince “passed away peacefully in Windsor Castle.”
Her Majesty the Queen has announced with great sadness the death of her beloved husband, HRH Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.
His Highness died peacefully this morning in Windsor Castle. pic.twitter.com/XOIDQqlFPn
Royal Family April 9, 2021
The Duke He has been married to Queen Elizabeth II for more than 70 years The consort became the longest serving in British history.
The flags of famous buildings in the United Kingdom were lowered to half of the staff at the time of the proclamation of the period of mourning, according to the British press.
Prince Philip’s health has slowly deteriorated over the past two months and he has undergone surgery weeks ago From a heart problem after spending time in a hospital in London.
I lived a life full of real, intense public obligations that I only left in May 2017.
His last official appearance was in the same year, during a parade of the Royal Marines in the front yard of Buckingham Palace.
Most of the Coronavirus pandemic has been spent in Windsor Castle, where the couple celebrated their 73rd wedding anniversary in November 2020 and their 99th birthday.