Princess Alice of Battenberg, later Princess Andrew of Greece and Denmark (Victoria Alice Elizabeth Julia Marie; 25 February 1885 – 5 December 1969), was the mother of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, and mother-in-law of Queen Elizabeth II.
A smiling Queen Victoria with her youngest daughter Princess Beatrice (standing), her granddaughter and Beatrice's niece Princess Victoria of Battenberg (seated), and great-granddaughter Princess Alice of Battenberg | 1886. Alice, who was born deaf, married Prince Andrew of Greece and Denmark. They had four daughters and one son, Philip. In 1928 Philip was sent to live in England. He joined the Royal Navy in 1939 and married his third cousin Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II) in 1947.