BREAKING: Queen Elizabeth II’s husband, Prince Philip is dead

His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, husband to the Queen of England, Queen Elizabeth II is dead.

 Buckingham Palace has made the announcement of the death of Prince Philip on Friday.

Prince Philip passed away peacefully this morning at Windsor Castle at the age of 99, according to a royal communication

“It is with deep sorrow that Her Majesty The Queen announces the death of her beloved husband, His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.

“His Royal Highness passed away peacefully this morning at Windsor Castle.

“Further announcements will be made in due course.

“The Royal Family join with people around the world in mourning his loss,” a royal communication reads