Quiz 27/11/97



In which year and on what date did Princess Elizabeth marry Prince Philip Mountbatten of Greece.


On November 20, 1947, Princess Elizabeth married her distant cousin, Philip Mountbatten, a young prince of the exiled Greek royal family, in a lavish wedding that relieved Britain from its post-war gloom.

Elizabeth Alexandra Mary Windsor, the future Queen Elizabeth II, was 21. Prince Philip was a dashing 26-year-old British naval officer who had fought in World War II.


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