Queen of England, husband celebrate 73rd wedding anniversary

Lawrence Kim
November 21, 2020

The Queen and Prince Philip became close after they met at Windsor Castle at Christmas of 1943.

"In the photograph, Her Majesty and His Royal Highness are seen looking at an anniversary card made by Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis, alongside other cards and letters sent by well-wishers", the royal family wrote.

Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip look at a homemade wedding anniversary card, given to them by their great grandchildren.

Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip are basking in the glory of marital bliss as they clock in 73 years of their royal wedding on Friday.

The royal toddlers have not been able to see their great-grandparents for several weeks but they made sure their love reached Windsor Castle, where the Queen and Philip are now in residence together.

The photo made public late Thursday shows Britain's longest-reigning monarch and her husband seated on a sofa at Windsor Castle, examining the card made by the children of their grandson Prince William and his wife, the Duchess of Cambridge.

The Queen and Prince Philip got married in 1947 in a royal ceremony at Westminster Abbey, marked with an unforgettable photoshoot in the iconic Buckingham Palace. Their relationship has lasted the longest of any British sovereign.

The Royal Family also released a picture from their honeymoon to mark their anniversary.

The Queen and Prince Philip are spending lockdown isolating at the Windsor Castle.

Not many people know, but a massive disaster hit the Queen just two hours before she tied the knot with the Duke of Edinburgh.

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