Prince Philip's withdrawal from public life will leave a huge gap to be filled.
Prince Philip has joked about his advanced years at a palace reception hours after officials announced his retirement from public duties from later this year.
"He's been an icon for so long, and I've really admired him and it saddens me in a way", said Grace Marie, who said she understood his decision.
The Duke of Edinburgh has maintained a vigorous public schedule despite suffering from a heart disease and other ailments in recent years.
Prince Philip, or the Duke of Edinburgh, is as synonymous with British royalty as Queen Elizabeth herself.
He will attend previously scheduled engagements until August, and would not accept any new invitations thereafter. They then wrote on twitter, "The Duke of Edinburgh is Patron, President or a member of over 780 organisations, with which he will continue to be associated".
The Duke of Edinburgh described himself as the "world's most experienced plaque-unveiler" as he opened a new stand at Lord's cricket ground.
It is understood the Duke had been thinking about stepping down from public duties in the past few months and made the announcement now as his diary for the autumn would have been finalised during this period.
The pair Wednesday in 1947, five years before she took over as Queen. The couple have four children, of which the eldest, 68-year-old Prince Charles is heir to the throne.
The Queen will continue to carry out her royal duties as usual.
Buckingham Palace declined to comment on the situation.
A spokesman for The Sun later told the Daily Mail that a reporter had been asked to update an obituary for Prince Philip when it was accidentally published online.
A dozen television news crews headed to Buckingham Palace in the early morning, and the website of one tabloid reported, in an article that was quickly taken down, that the prince had died.
Senior staff members for the royal family were called into an emergency meeting at Buckingham Palace prior to the announcement, sparking speculations that the Queen or Prince Philip's health was declining.
Massachusetts State Police confirmed there were fatalities and said there was no evidence the crash was intentional. It is unclear at this point whether the driver of the 2006 Jeep Cherokee- a man in his 70s- was among those killed.
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The woman, who appeared frail and was walking her two small dogs, approached the kids and told them to turn their music down. The 68-year-old had also recently undergone hip surgery before she was thrown in the pool, reports NBC Miami .
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Raeysha Surendran had an eagle-two on the par-4 11th hole and posted a 78 to share 61st place with teammate Holmslykke. No. 9 Texas Tech holds third place at 296 (+8), and No.1 UCLA and No. 7 BYU are tied for fourth place at 297 (+9).
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After murdering them, the attacker Bampumim Teixeira tried to fire at the police, who missed the shots and fired back at him. Richard Field , 49, was a career anesthesiologist and doctor at North Shore Pain Management , housed at 900 Cummings Center.
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The fight was set at a catch weight of 164.5 pounds and Chavez Jr certainly appeared to show the effects of the weight cut. The destruction that Canelo Alvarez brought down upon Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. on Saturday, May 6 was catastrophic.
Late on Friday, a Syrian opposition coalition, the High Negotiations Committee, denounced the deal in a strongly worded statement. Meanwhile, more USA forces are reaching areas under the control of the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF).
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Oubre's incident with Olynyk came after Washington's Ian Mahinmi got into a brief scuffle with Jonas Jerebko of the Celtics. In Game 4, the Wizards won, and we heard "Free Nene" chants before it was said and done.
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From 81 for 2, after Porterfield had chosen to bat first, Ireland lost 8 for 45 to be bundled out with 17 overs unused. The last two - Niall O'Brien and Tim Murtagh - wrapped up the innings and made this match a virtual no-contest.
Indian oil explorers fell on weaker crude oil prices, with ONGC and Oil India declining more than 2 percent each. The market also cheered the government's new policy aimed at boosting steel output and consumption.