Britain’s Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, in July 2020. Born in Greece, he comes from a large family with links to several of the thrones of Europe. Photo: AFP
Britain’s Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, in July 2020. Born in Greece, he comes from a large family with links to several of the thrones of Europe. Photo: AFP
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Did you know Prince Philip is related to royals in Greece, Denmark and Russia? The husband of Queen Elizabeth and grandfather of Princes William and Harry comes from a long line of monarchs

  • His father, Prince Andrew of Greece and Denmark, was related to Russia’s Romanov family through his mother
  • The British royals are of the house Saxe-Coburg-Gotha, renamed the house of Windsor by King George V after World War I

Britain’s Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, in July 2020. Born in Greece, he comes from a large family with links to several of the thrones of Europe. Photo: AFP
Britain’s Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, in July 2020. Born in Greece, he comes from a large family with links to several of the thrones of Europe. Photo: AFP
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