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Queen Elizabeth and her husband the Duke of Edinburgh

Queen Elizabeth and her husband the Duke of Edinburgh are laughing at a rope acrobat performed by two young recruits during their visit to a military camp in Wales on 11 May 1963 in the United Kingdom.

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.