To kick things off, we're throwing it back to the summer of 1947. Two years after WWII, Lt. Philip Mountbatten and Princess Elizabeth, heir presumptive to the British throne, announced their engagement (pictured here). On the request on King George VI, they'd waited until after the princess turned 21 years old to make the announcement.
Prince Philip & Queen Elizabeth: Best Pictures Together
Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip are a portrait of longevity, celebrating their 73rd wedding anniversary on Nov. 20, 2020. The royal couple has shared in many memorable and touching photos over the years, as they've now surpassed their platinum anniversary and both near their centenary birthdays.
In this gallery, we'll look back at the best pictures of the Queen and Prince Philip over their many years together, from their 1947 royal wedding to their lives today. Enjoy!
Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip are a portrait of longevity. Besides the Queen's record-shattering reign, she and the Duke of Edinburgh celebrate their 73rd wedding anniversary on Nov. 20, 2020.
The royal couple has shared many picturesque moments over the years, as they now both near their centenary birthdays and had their platinum anniversary in 2017.
Queen Elizabeth & Prince Philip's Best Pictures Through the Years
Though the couple of over seven decades is said to have had their ups and downs behind closed doors, there's been little looking back for the British monarch and royal consort since their wedding day.
Back on Nov. 20, 1947, the Lt. Philip Mountbatten married Princess Elizabeth, heir presumptive to the UK throne, at Westminster Abbey. Just a few years later, King George VI died, beginning the reign of Queen Elizabeth II on Feb. 6, 1952.
In this gallery, we'll look back at the best pictures of Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip over their many years together, from their 1947 royal wedding to their lives today as nonagenarians. Enjoy!