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The Tragic Death Of Prince Philip's Sister, Princess Cecilie

Prince Philip was no stranger to tragedy. As a prince of Greece and Denmark, a military coup in 1922, reports BBC, forced his family to flee to Italy. In the following years, Vogue notes, his mother was institutionalized for a mental breakdown, later diagnosed as schizophrenia, and his father abandoned the family to live with his mistress. But even those challenging times could not prepare him for the ultimate tragedy yet to come.

The Tragic Death Of Prince Philip's Sister, Princess Cecilie

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