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His Royal Highness, Prince Phillip, has died

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Posted at 4:08 AM, Apr 09, 2021
and last updated 2021-04-09 07:08:45-04

Prince Phillip, husband of Queen Elizabeth, has died, according to Buckingham Palace.

The Royal Family announced Friday morning that he "passed away peacefully this morning at Windsor Castle."

A press release about his death said, "It is with deep sorrow that Her Majesty The Queen announces the death of her beloved husband, His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. His Royal Highness passed away peacefully this morning at Windsor Castle. Further announcements will made in due course. The Royal Family join with people around the world in mourning his loss."

Prince Phillip was 99 years old.

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