Life Story Of The Queens’ Husband: Hardships That Forged Prince Philip’s Character
June 29, 2018
After almost 70 years in the public eye, it seems that this tall and noble gentleman has always enjoyed luxury and royal privileges. However, his childhood story is one of exile, moving, loneliness, and hardships of military service.
A prince by birth
The longest living royal of the world was born in 1921 on the Greek island of Corfu to Prince Andrew of Greece and Denmark and Princess Alice of Battenberg. He was the only son among their 5 children and the sixth in line to the Greek throne. His bloodline is linked with Nicholas I of Russia, Christian IX of Denmark, and Victoria, Former Queen of the United Kingdom.