[47][48] On 30 June 1952, Philip was promoted to commander,[49] though his active naval career had ended in July 1951. "[147] The British press reported on the remark as indicative of racial intolerance, but the Chinese authorities were reportedly unconcerned. In practice, the entire allowance is used to fund his official duties. He married Elizabeth on 20 November 1947. 407–408; Heald, pp. Philip is also related to the British royal family as a descendant of Queen Victoria. Phillip the Fair was known as "le Bel" (the Fair) due to his good looks, her mother Joan of Navarre was described by contemporaries as being a plump, plain woman. It doesn't. In British royalty, the wife of a king is called a queen consort, but the husband of a queen is called a prince consort, not a king consort. He was released from the London Clinic on June 17, following more than a week in the hospital. [59], Prince Philip receives a Parliamentary annuity (of £359,000 since 1990[fn 3]) that serves to meet official expenses in carrying out public duties. [16] With the rise of Nazism in Germany, Salem's Jewish founder, Kurt Hahn, fled persecution and founded Gordonstoun School in Scotland, to which Philip moved after two terms at Salem. Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, Earl of Merioneth and Baron Greenwich, also known as Prince Philip of Greece and Denmark, is the only son of Prince Andrew of … [87] Uncertain as to whether they should walk behind her coffin during the funeral procession, Diana's sons hesitated. 155–163; Heald, pp. Philip's mother was eventually committed to a psychiatric institution while his father relocated to the south of France, maintaining limited contact with the rest of the family. ", "Statement From Buckingham Palace Following the Evening Standard's Story Entitled 'Prince Philip Defies Cancer Scare, "British Paper Retracts Story Claiming Prince Philip Has Prostate Cancer", "Paper apologises for Prince Philip story", "Prince Philip Turns 90 and Vows to 'Slow Down, "New title for Duke of Edinburgh as he turns 90", "Prince Philip has heart procedure at Papworth Hospital", "Prince Philip in hospital and to miss Diamond Jubilee concert", "Britain's Prince Philip released from hospital in time for his birthday", "Prince Philip leaves Aberdeen hospital after five nights", "Prince Philip leaves hospital, will recuperate at Windsor Castle", "Duke of Edinburgh has 'minor procedure' on hand", "Prince Philip admitted to hospital with infection and misses State Opening of Parliament", "Prince Philip to spend second night in hospital", "UK's Prince Philip Discharged from Hospital after Treatment for Infection", "Prince Philip carries out final royal engagement before retirement", "Prince Philip carries out final official engagement", "Queen and Prince Philip portraits released to mark 70th anniversary", "Princess Eugenie wedding in pictures: Splendid hats and gusts of wind", "Duke of Edinburgh 'will decide at last moment' whether he attends royal wedding of Princess Eugenie", "Prince Philip crash: Duke 'asked if everyone else was alright' after car 'tumbled' across road leaving him bleeding", "Prince Philip has not said sorry for car crash, injured woman claims", "Prince Philip undergoes hospital checks after car crash", "Prince Philip sends personal apology to victims of Sandringham car crash", "Prince Philip gives up driving licence three weeks after car crash", "Prince Philip, 97, gives up driving licence", "Prince Philip will not be prosecuted over car crash, says CPS", "Prince Philip 'spotted behind wheel for first time since giving up licence, "Prince Philip leaves hospital to spend Christmas with the Queen", "Prince Philip taken to hospital as a 'precautionary measure, "Prince Philip: Photo with Queen to mark Duke of Edinburgh's 99th birthday", "Royal couples' grandparents' jet-age meeting", "Truth behind Prince George's love of aviation", "I'm tickled to death.