The Duke of Edinburgh is retiring from royal duties this autumn, Buckingham Palace has announced. The decision was made by Prince Philip himself and is supported by Elizabeth II. The Prince, 96, is the longest-serving consort of a reigning British monarch and the oldest-ever male member of the British royal family.

Here you can see some of his greatest gaffes:

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The Duke of Edinburgh has mastered the art of unveiling plaques:

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Opening Video Source: BBC