Who Was the Husband of Queen Elizabeth?

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Prince Phillip Mountbatten, Duke of Edinburgh, is the husband of Queen Elizabeth II. Prince Phillip was born on the island of Corfu in Greece. The two met in 1934 at the wedding of a Greek princess.

Although the couple was engaged in 1946, the official announcement of their upcoming wedding did not occur until July 9, 1947. The two were married Nov. 20, 1947, at Westminster Abbey in London. The royal couple have four children: Charles, Anne, Andrew and Edward. As of 2014, they have eight grandchildren and recently became great grandparents. In 2007, the two became the first royal couple in Great Britain to celebrate 60 years of marriage