Queen Elizabeth

Buckingham Palace: Queen’s Husband Prince Philip to Retire from Royal Duties

Queen Elizabeth II's 95-year-old husband Prince Philip will stand down from royal duties later this year, British royal officials announced Thursday. "His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh has decided that he will no longer carry out public engagements from the autumn of this year. In taking this decision, the duke has the full support of the queen," Buckingham Palace said in a statement.