Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh
Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh KG KT OM GBE AC QSO PC (Philip Mountbatten; born Prince Philip of Greece and Denmark, 10 June 1921) is the husband of Queen Elizabeth II. Philip was born in Corfu. He was originally a royal prince of Greece and Denmark.
After he changed his nationality, he became known as Philip Mountbatten.
On 19 November 1947, was made a Knight of the Garter and given the style of "Royal Highness" and on 20 November 1947, he married Princess Elizabeth, the heiress presumptive (present heir to the throne) to King George VI, he became the Duke of Edinburgh. He was made a Prince of the United Kingdom in 1957.
He has taken many roles of the Queen. He was the first member of the Royal Family to be interviewed on television back in May 1961. He has traveled with the Queen on all 251 of her royal trips.
The Queen and Prince Philip have four children: Charles, Prince of Wales, Anne, Princess Royal, Prince Andrew, Duke of York and Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex. The couple have eight grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.