Prince Philip, The Duke of Edinburgh passes away at 99
Prince Philip, The Duke of Edinburgh passes away at 99

Buckingham Palace announces that His Royal Highness Prince Philip has passed away peacefully this morning at Windsor Castle. Husband of Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II spent a month in hospital earlier this year and was released on March 16. In his 90s, he carried out an eventful schedule of public engagements following his charitable interests and traveled around the country supporting the Queen. According to the official statement published by the palace today, further announcements will be made in due course. Prince Philip leaves behind his extensive legacy forever.