Princess Elizabeth and Lieutenant Philip Mountbatten pictured for the first time after the announcement of their engagement, July 1947.

Princess Elizabeth and Lieutenant Philip Mountbatten pictured for the first time after the announcement of their engagement, July 1947.

Princess Elizabeth, 21, (born 21 April 1926) and Philip Mountbatten, Duke of Edinburgh, 26, Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (born Prince Philip of Greece and Denmark on 10 June 1921) in their 1947 engagement photo.

Princess Elizabeth, 21, (born 21 April 1926) and Philip Mountbatten, Duke of Edinburgh, 26, Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (born Prince Philip of Greece and Denmark on 10 June 1921) in their 1947 engagement photo.

Princess Elizabeth on her wedding day, 1947. I remember it well due to movie news before start of films back then

Princess Elizabeth on her wedding day, 1947. I remember it well due to movie news before start of films back then

Princess Elizabeth (Queen Elizabeth II) in 1945 in her ATS uniform during the war where she was trained as a driver.

Princess Elizabeth (Queen Elizabeth II) in 1945 in her ATS uniform during the war where she was trained as a driver.

Queen Elizabeth II, the other redheaded queen  “when she first became queen, she was a redhead. This inspired many women around the globe to dye their hair red.” http://poppykat.wordpress.com/2011/01/10/queen-elizabeth-ii-the-other-redheaded-queen/

Queen Elizabeth II, the other redheaded queen “when she first became queen, she was a redhead. This inspired many women around the globe to dye their hair red.” http://poppykat.wordpress.com/2011/01/10/queen-elizabeth-ii-the-other-redheaded-queen/

britishskytours:  Princess Elizabeth with Brigadier James Hill on a visit to the 6th Airborne Division in late May 1944, shortly before D-Day.

britishskytours: Princess Elizabeth with Brigadier James Hill on a visit to the 6th Airborne Division in late May 1944, shortly before D-Day.

Young Princess Elizabeth, beaming a happy smile. From #QueenElizabeth’s Royal Love of #Horses on www.AuthorAngelaBell.com.

Young Princess Elizabeth, beaming a happy smile. From #QueenElizabeth’s Royal Love of #Horses on www.AuthorAngelaBell.com.

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