Video: British royal couple celebrating anniversary, living together for 73 years

Elizabeth was only 21 years old when she married Lieutenant Royal Mount Philip Mountbatten at Westminster Abbey on November 20, 1947. She has been queen since 1952 and has ruled longer than any other British monarch. He also has the longest marriage of all British monarchs.

The Queen’s husband Philip, who holds the title of Duke of Edinburgh, was born on the Greek island of Corfu on June 10, 1921 as Prince of Greece and Denmark. At the age of eighteen, he began corresponding with Elizabeth, then thirteen, who later revealed that it was love at first sight.

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In the current picture, the royal couple is sitting on a sofa at their Windsor Castle, looking at the wishes made by the children of their grandson, Prince William, and his wife, Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge. The number 73 is on the title page of the wish.

The 93-year-old queen continues to perform her royal duties, while 99-year-old Philip withdrew from public life in 2017.

In England, due to the covid-19, the area seal is in force and the royal couple is isolated at Windsor Castle.

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