3 / 34

FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh stand next to a display of Spanish items from the Royal Collection at Buckingham Palace

FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh stand next to a display of Spanish items from the Royal Collection at Buckingham Palace, London, Britain July 12, 2017. REUTERS/Neil Hall/File Photo

Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip celebrate 70 years of marriage

Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip: A Royal love story of the ages

The Queen isn’t just Britian’s longest running royal monarch but also boasts the longest marriage in the Royal family. To celebrate her 70 years of marriage to Duke of Edinburgh, Prince Philip, the palace released a handout photo with a platinum backdrop, to mark their platinum year. Here’s a look back at their storied relationship from before their engagement in 1947 to present day.