Prince Philip The Crown. Dan discovers how his time at Gordonstoun, then a tiny experimental school, was pivotal for the young prince after a childhood marked by chaos and instability. The facts of Philip's own life unlock the key to why he was so passionate about certain causes.
Prince Philip was known more for his public gaffes and missteps before The Crown retold his story for a new generation. In The Crown, Prince Philip is portrayed as nearly insisting that his last name, Mountbatten, be the royal surname—and the one that Although The Crown suggests that Philip's sister planned to skip the wedding that required her to fly, and only changed her plans after Philip got in trouble at school. townandcountrymag.com // Prince Philip's Tragic Childhood. radiotimes.com // The Crown season two: was Prince Philip unfaithful? How close does Matt Smith/Tobias Menzies' swaggering, angry, funny Duke of Edinburgh come to the real thing?
Over the years, the prince has been linked to numerous women.
The Prince as Ladies' Man: "The Crown" strongly hints that Philip was a serial cheater.
Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh is the husband of Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom and other Commonwealth realms. Over the years, the prince has been linked to numerous women — including two dancers — but neither he nor the women have ever confirmed any sexual trysts. Philip was born into the Greek.