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UK’s Prince Philip, Husband Of Elizabeth II, Dead At 99

Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh and the husband of Britain’s long-serving Queen Elizabeth II, has died.

The Prince, who died at 99, was just months away from his 100th birthday. His passing was confirmed by the royal family on Twitter

Read the official royal statement below:

It is with deep sorrow that Her Majesty The Queen announces the death of her beloved husband, His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.

His Royal Highness passed away peacefully this morning at Windsor Castle.

Further announcements will made in due course.

The Royal Family join with people around the world in mourning his loss.

The Duke was married to Queen Elizabeth II for more than 70 years and became the longest-serving consortin British history. He carried out an active public schedule into his 90s, though he retired from public duties back in 2017. Still, he continued to make appearances reflecting his own charitable interests.

Tyler Durden
Fri, 04/09/2021 – 07:05 Read full article at Zero Hedge

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