The Royals

Amazing Royal Weddings (& Dresses!) Throughout the Years

Take a look back at the most memorable royal affairs – and wedding gowns – over the past 70 years

QUEEN ELIZABETH & PRINCE PHILIP

As heir to the British throne, the then-princess, 21, married the 26-year-old naval officer – who, prior to their wedding, denounced his title as Prince of Greece and Denmark to become Lt. Philip Mountbatten – before 2,500 guests at Westminster Abbey on November 20, 1947.