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Princess Anne, daughter of Queen Elizabeth II

Princess Anne, now The Princess Royal, is the only daughter of Queen Elizabeth II and HRH The Duke of Edinburgh. She was born at Clarence House in London on 15th August 1950.

Marriage

On 14th November 1973 Princess Anne was married to Captain Mark Phillips in Westminster Abbey. The couple have two children, Zara and Peter, and later divorced. The Princess was appointed Princess Royal and married secondly Commander (now Rear Admiral) Timothy Laurence. She is patron of many charities.

Further information

The Order of Service (PDF, 578 KB)

The Royal Family website

Born

15th August 1950

Wedding

14th November 1973

Princess Anne, daughter of Queen Elizabeth II
Princess Anne, The Princess Royal, attends a service at Westminster Abbey

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Image © 2018 Dean and Chapter of Westminster

The Shrine of St Edward the Confessor is one of the most powerful features of the Abbey. To stand in the presence of a man who is both a saint and a monarch is awe-inspiring.

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The Reverend Christopher Stoltz - Minor Canon

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