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Prince Philip, the 99-year-old husband of Queen Elizabeth, has been taken to a London hospital after feeling unwell, according to a Buckingham Palace press …

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London (CNN), the 99-year-old husband of Queen Elizabeth, has been taken to a London hospital after feeling unwell, according to a press release.

“His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh was admitted to the King Edward VII Hospital in London, on Tuesday evening,” the Wednesday release stated.A Royal source told CNN that the Duke traveled to the hospital by car and it was not an emergency admission. The source added that he walked into the hospital unaided and his illness is not Covid-19 related.Police stand guard outside London’s King Edward VII hospital where Prince Philip was admitted on Tuesday evening.The Queen remains at Windsor Castle, to the west of London, the source said. The Buckingham Palace press release added: “The Duke’s admission is a precautionary measure, on the advice of His Royal Highness’s Doctor, after feeling unwell.Read More”The Duke is expected to remain in hospital for a few days of observation and rest,” it added. Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public life Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifeBritain’s Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, poses in his military dress uniform circa 1990.Hide Caption 1 of 48 Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifePrince Philip was born into the royal families of Greece and Denmark. His family left Greece in 1922 and settled in Paris after his uncle, King Constantine I, was overthrown.Hide Caption 2 of 48 Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifePrince Philip is dressed for a production of “Macbeth” while attending school in Scotland in July 1935.Hide Caption 3 of 48 Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifePrince Philip is the youngest of five children and the only son. After his parents’ separation in 1930, he was sent to England and raised there by his maternal grandmother and uncle.Hide Caption 4 of 48 Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifePrince Philip sits with his fiancee, Princess Elizabeth, in July 1947. He had become a naturalized British citizen and a commoner, using the surname Mountbatten, an English translation of his mother’s maiden name. He was also an officer of the British Royal Navy and fought in World War II.Hide Caption 5 of 48 Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifePrince Philip and Princess Elizabeth married in November 1947.Hide Caption 6 of 48 Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifePrince Philip plays in a village cricket match in July 1949.Hide Caption 7 of 48 Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifePhilip and Elizabeth hold their children Prince Charles and Princess Anne in August 1951.Hide Caption 8 of 48 Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifePrince Philip and Princess Elizabeth dance in Ottawa in October 1951.Hide Caption 9 of 48 Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifePrince Philip and Princess Elizabeth were on a tour of the commonwealth when her father, King George VI, died on February 6, 1952. She was next in line for the throne.Hide Caption 10 of 48 Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifePrince Philip waves from the balcony of Buckingham Palace after his wife’s coronation in June 1953.Hide Caption 11 of 48 Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifePrince Philip sails during the Cowes Regatta in August 1962.Hide Caption 12 of 48 Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifePrince Philip laughs as the Beatles fight over the Carl Alan Award he presented to the band in March 1964.Hide Caption 13 of 48 Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifeThe Queen and Prince Philip, accompanied by sons Prince Andrew and Prince Edward, wave from a Buckingham Palace balcony during a parade in June 1964.Hide Caption 14 of 48 Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifeThe royal couple return to Buckingham Palace after a ceremony in June 1965.Hide Caption 15 of 48 Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifeThe Queen and Prince Philip leave Westminster Abbey in April 1966.Hide Caption 16 of 48 Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifePrince Philip competes in a bicycle polo match in August 1967.Hide Caption 17 of 48 Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifePrince Philip paints during the filming of the documentary “Royal Family” in 1969.Hide Caption 18 of 48 Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifePrince Philip and his daughter, Princess Anne, prepare a barbecue on the Balmoral Castle estate in August 1972.Hide Caption 19 of 48 Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifeThe Queen and Prince Philip attend the Royal Windsor Horse Show in April 1976.Hide Caption 20 of 48 Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifePrince Philip takes part in the World Carriage Driving Championships in 1980.Hide Caption 21 of 48 Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifePrince Phillip fishes in a Scottish loch in 1993.Hide Caption 22 of 48 Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifePrince Phillip hunts at the Sandringham estate in 1994.Hide Caption 23 of 48 Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifePrince Phillip tours the London Stock Exchange in 1998.Hide Caption 24 of 48 Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifeFormer South African President Nelson Mandela chats with Prince Philip in November 2000.Hide Caption 25 of 48 Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifePrince Philip rides a mini motorbike at the Royal Windsor Horse Show in May 2005.Hide Caption 26 of 48 Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifePrince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, attends a Commonwealth Day observance in London in 2011. Hide Caption 27 of 48 Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifeThe Queen and Prince Philip attend the annual Trooping the Colour ceremony in June 2011.Hide Caption 28 of 48 Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifePrince Philip visits Sherborne Abbey during his wife’s Diamond Jubilee tour in May 2012.Hide Caption 29 of 48 Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifeThe Queen presents Prince Philip with New Zealand’s highest honor, the Order of New Zealand, at Buckingham Palace in June 2013.Hide Caption 30 of 48 Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifePrince Philip visits the 1st Battalion of the Grenadier Guards in February 2014.Hide Caption 31 of 48 Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifeThe royal couple arrives at the Royal Ascot horse races in June 2014.Hide Caption 32 of 48 Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifePrince Philip signs the guest book at Hillsborough Castle in Belfast, Northern Ireland, in June 2014.Hide Caption 33 of 48 Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifePrince Philip smiles as he visits an Auxiliary Air Force squadron in Edinburgh, Scotland, in July 2015.Hide Caption 34 of 48 Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifePrince Phillip and his grandson Prince Harry attend the Rugby World Cup final in October 2015.Hide Caption 35 of 48 Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifeThe Queen and Prince Philip wave to guests in June 2016, during celebrations for her 90th birthday.Hide Caption 36 of 48 Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifePrince Philip feeds a banana to an elephant in Dunstable, England, in April 2017.Hide Caption 37 of 48 Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifePrince Philip talks to schoolchildren in May 2017 during a visit to Lord’s cricket ground in London. He opened the venue’s new Warner Stand.Hide Caption 38 of 48 Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifePrince Philip makes his final public appearance before his retirement in August 2017, attending a parade of the Royal Marines at Buckingham Palace. The event also marked an end to Philip’s 64 years as captain general, the ceremonial leader of the Royal Marines.Hide Caption 39 of 48 Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifeThis portrait, painted by Ralph Heimans, shows Prince Philip in the Grand Corridor of Windsor Castle. It was unveiled in December 2017.Hide Caption 40 of 48 Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifePrince Philip attends the wedding of his grandson Prince Harry and Meghan Markle in May 2018.Hide Caption 41 of 48 Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifePrince Philip poses with the wedding party after Harry and Meghan’s wedding in May 2018.Hide Caption 42 of 48 Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifeQueen Elizabeth and Prince Philip attend a polo match in Egham, England, in June 2018.Hide Caption 43 of 48 Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifePrince Philip is seen at the in October 2018.Hide Caption 44 of 48 Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifePrince Philip speaks with Sir David Attenborough ahead of an Order of Merit luncheon in May 2019.Hide Caption 45 of 48 Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifePrince Philip leaves a London hospital in December 2019, in relation to a pre-existing condition.Hide Caption 46 of 48 Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifeThe Queen and Prince Philip pose for a photo in June 2020, ahead of Philip’s 99th birthday.Hide Caption 47 of 48 Photos: Prince Philip: Decades in public lifeThe Queen and Prince Philip look at a homemade anniversary card that was given to them by their great-grandchildren Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis in November 2020.Hide Caption 48 of 48Prince Philip stepped back from public life in 2017. Due to his advancing age, the Duke has been taken to hospital several times in recent years. In he was admitted to the hospital for treatment of a pre-existing condition.The Queen and Prince Philip have spent most of the past year at Windsor Castle, having moved away from Buckingham Palace during the first wave of the Covid-19 pandemic in spring 2020. The couple both received the first dose of a Covid-19 vaccine in January 2021.

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