A look back at Britain's Prince Philip's public life as he retires (30 images)

Britain's Prince Philip, 96, the Duke of Edinburgh, will step down from his public duties in August, Buckingham Palace announced on May 4, 2017. He and Queen Elizabeth, 91, have been married for 70 years. They have four children: Prince Charles, Princess Anne, Prince Andrew and Prince Edward.
Updated: May 4, 2017 at 11:05 AM
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Queen Elizabeth II ride in an open carriage with Prince Philip at the start of the Royal Ascot for the Ascot, England horse races on June 19, 1984. File Photo by Rob Taggart/UPI
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