November 20, 1947: Wedding of Princess Elizabeth and Philip Mountbatten

Sixty-six years ago today, Princess Elizabeth, now known as Queen Elizabeth, married Philip Mountbatten, now Prince Philip and the Duke of Edinburgh. The Queen was 21 years old and the Duke of Edinburgh was 26 when they exchanged vows at Westminster Abbey in 1947.

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