British Prince Philip funeral is planned for Saturday 17 April.
British Prince Philip (99) has died, the man who stood by Queen Elizabeth II’s side for more than 70 years.
Prince Philip, the husband of Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II, has died at 99. For more than 70 years, Prince Philip was the man on the side of Queen Elizabeth II. They were married in 1947 and are the longest-married royal couple in the history of the United Kingdom. In August 2017, Prince Philip withdrew from public life at the age of 96, although he still appeared in public very sporadically.