Royal Marriage: Queen Elizabeth Had To Fight For Prince Philip
December 18, 2017
On November 20th, 2017, Queen Elizabeth, 91, and Prince Philip, 96, celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary. After all these years, their love keeps getting stronger, but it hasn’t always been smooth from the time they met, and Elizabeth had to fight for her love.
King George VI and courtiers had reservations about Philip Mountbatten
At the age of 13, Princess Elizabeth met 18-year-old Prince Philip Mountbatten. He was a royal naval officer who had a rocky background. His parents were separated, and he was sent around Europe to live with relatives.