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A Look at Charming Prince Philip Through the Years

Before , she married the handsome foreign Prince Philip from Greece, who also . According to Sally Bedell Smith's biography titled , Philip came from despite his lineage. Born in 1921 on the island of Corfu, he moved to Paris at age 1 with his parents, Alice Marie and Prince Andrew of Greece. By age 8, he'd headed to England for boarding school. With generous good looks and confidence, Philip made his way to England with the help of royal relatives. He would later be invited to have lunch with the royal family, and that's when Elizabeth reportedly fell for him. During World War II, Philip served in the Mediterranean and Pacific, and he and Elizabeth wrote each other letters. By 1946, he was back was held at Abbey on Nov. 20, 1947.

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