Prince Phillip Mountbatten, 1921-2021.

A lifetime of privilege, gaffes and political incorrectness.

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Tributes have been paid, from all over the world to the late Duke of Edinburgh, Prince Phillip Mountbatten, who passed away yesterday, aged 99. For those of us, who have been accustomed to his presence, all these years, we now speak of him in the past tense.