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The Duke of Edinburgh has died, Buckingham Palace says

By James Thomas

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    The Duke of Edinburgh has died, Buckingham Palace has announced.
  • Philip, 99, was the longest-serving consort in British history.
  • The duke and the Queen were married for more than 70 years and Philip dedicated decades of his life to royal duty, serving the nation at the monarch’s side.
  • He officially retired from public engagements in the summer of 2017.