Prince Philip's mother, Her Royal Highness Princess Andrew of Greece and Denmark (1885-1969)   Alice of Battenberg

The Queen's mother-in-law. Princess Alice of Battenberg was the mother of Prince Philip. She was born deaf, but read lips in several languages. She married Prince Andrew of Greece and Denmark in 1903 Her family was exiled from Greece in 1917

Prince Philip, Duke Of Edinburgh Actor | Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh; Queen Elizabeth II, by Lord Snowdon ...

10 October 1957 - Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh & Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II, by Cecil Beaton

Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, as a child with his Mother, Princess Alice of Battenberg.

indypendentroyalty: Prince Philip with his mother, Princess Andrew of Greece (nee Princess Alice of Battenberg). (via About Royalty: Birthday of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh)

Prince Philip in 1947 when he was Lieutenant Philip Mountbatten.

'All hell broke loose': Duke of Edinburgh gives first account of his role in 1941 naval battle that sunk Italian cruisers

Prince Philip in 1947 (left), when he was Lieutenant Philip Mountbatten.// 1941 Naval battle that sunk Italian cruisers

An official photo of the newly coronated Queen Elizabeth with her closest family. In the photo we can see Princess Margaret, The Queen, Prince Philip, Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother, Prince Charles and Princess Anne.

An official photo of the newly coronated Queen Elizabeth with her closest family. Note: Princess Margaret, Prince Philip, Elizabeth the Queen Mother, Prince Charles and Princess Anne.

Princess Alice of Greece with her only son Prince Philipe - today husband of Queen Elizabeth II.

Princess Alice of Greece with her only son Prince Philipe - today husband of Queen Elizabeth II. Does anyone think princess Zara (Margaret's daughter) looks a little like her great grandma?

Princess Diana was an icon, beloved by the British public no matter what the Queen, Prince Philip or anyone else thought of her.

NRFB Franklin Mint Princess Diana Royal Portrait Ensemble COA

dirtbin designs: In memory of the incredible Lady Diana born today 1961 x happy birthday you would be 55 today

Princess Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh are distant cousins who first met at a wedding of Princess Marina of Greece and Denmark and Prince George, Duke of Kent. They were reintroduced years later and started writing letters to one another. The couple became secretly engaged in 1946 when Philip asked King George VI for his daughter’s hand in marriage, but the formal announcement was delayed until Elizabeth turned 21.

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Queen Elizabeth’s Wedding to Prince Philip

The wedding of Prince Albert, Duke of York (later King George VI), and Lady Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon (later Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother) took place on 26 April 1923 at Westminster Abbey.

Prince Philip with his mother Princess Alice of Greece and Denmark.  She founded an order of nuns later in life.

The other Queen mother: She spent two years in an asylum, then became a nun. A new documentary explores the unconventional life of the Queen’s mother-in-law, Princess Alice

Princess Alice of Greece & her son Prince Philip in After having 5 children & suffering a mental breakdown she became a nun. During World War 2 she hid Jews from the Nazis in her Athens house and was later declared Righteous Among The Gentiles.

The Romanovs & the House of Windsor: Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, husband of Queen Elizabeth II is a great-great grandson of Russian Emperor Nicolas I. The relations: 1- his father, Prince Andrew of Greece & Denmark; 2- his father's mother, Grand Duchess Olga Constantinovna of Russia, later Queen Olga of the Hellenes; 3- his grandmother's father, Grand Duke Konstantin Nikolayevich of Russia, the son of Nikolay I and brother of Alexander II of Russia.

Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (born Prince Philip of Greece and 10 June is the husband of Elizabeth II. He is the United Kingdom's longest-serving consort and the oldest serving spouse of a reigning British

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