In honor of the new Netflix series The Crown, we look back at Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip of Edinburgh’s big day and all of the details that went into a wedding that captured the world’s attention.

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Queen Elizabeth’s Wedding to Prince Philip

The wedding of Prince Albert, Duke of York (later King George VI), and Lady Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon (later Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother) took place on 26 April 1923 at Westminster Abbey.

Princess Elizabeth and Prince Phillip, 1947

Princess Elizabeth's fairytale wedding

Princess Elizabeth and Lt. Philip Mountbatten were married in 1947 at Westminister Abbey in London, her wedding dress designed by Norman Hartnell.

Queen Elizabeth and Prince Phillip at their wedding.

How the Queen lost her heart slow dancing to a show tune from Oklahoma!

England ~ Princess Elizabeth & Phillip [later Queen Elizabeth II & Prince Philip] at their wedding, November 1947

Queen Elizabeth's bridesmaids (BridesMagazine.co.uk). Love this picture for Queen Elizabeth., she so pretty.

Queen Elizabeth II Prince Philip Wedding Facts Platinum Anniversary

Queen Elizabeth II, Princess Elizabeth marries Prince Philip 20 November 1947 Elizabeth arrives at Westminster Abbey with her father King George VI Royal Wedding of Princess Elizabeth to Philip Mountbatten on 20th November 1947. (Photo by NCJ Archive/Mirrorpix/Mirrorpix via Getty Images)

Queen Elizabeth II, Princess Elizabeth marries Prince Philip 20 November 1947 Elizabeth arrives at Westminster Abbey with her father King George VI Royal Wedding of Princess Elizabeth to Philip Mountbatten on November :)

The royal bridesmaids, ca 1947.

Queen Elizabeth II Prince Philip Wedding Facts Platinum Anniversary

Queen ELIZABETH -- Coronation photograph 1954 My favourite picture of the queen when she was young.....it was put on postcards.

postcardtimemachine: Today Queen Elizabeth becomes the longest reigning British Monarch in history. When you’ve been on the throne for 63 years, you find yourself on vintage postcards.

Secrets of success: How Philip and the Queen made it to 65 years - Picture 4

Queen Elizabeth II (Elizabeth Alexandra Mary) UK husband Prince Philip Duke of Edinburgh (Philip Mountbatten-born Prince Philip) Greece, looking at wedding photos by unknown artist in HELLO magazine.

Britain's Queen Elizabeth and Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge, look at Catherine's wedding dress, at Buckingham Palace in London

Kate Middleton Photos - Queen Elizabeth II and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge view items from Prince William and Catherine's wedding day at Buckingham Palace. The display will be opening this summer. - The Queen and Catherine view the wedding dress

Queen Elizabeth looks at her wedding memories at a fashion exhibition in Buckingham Palace

The Queen views her 1947 wedding gown and bridal trail at an exhibition to mark her diamond wedding anniversary in

Cream crinoline gown with blue embroidery, by Norman Hartnell. Worn by Queen Elizabeth II during the Tour of Canada and the United States of America, October 1957. The Royal Collection © 2008, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Black-and-white photo "Queen Elizabeth in Williamsburg, dated October 16, 1957: Queen Elizabeth attends dinner at the historical old Williamsburg Inn, USA /original photo (via romanbenedikhanson on Flickr). CLICK THROUGH FOR LARGER IMAGES.

Cream crinoline gown with blue embroidery, by Norman Hartnell. Worn by Queen Elizabeth II during the Tour of Canada and the United States of America, October Black-and-white photo "Queen Elizabeth in Williamsburg, dated October

When the future Queen Elizabeth II (pictured) walked down the aisle in London's Westminster Abbey in 1947, her wedding dress was more than a fashion statement: It represented the hopes of a nation, according to royal wedding gown curator Joanna Marschner.

Queen Elizabeth II wearing The Hanover Russian Fringe tiara on her wedding day, November 1947 (photo by Popperfoto/Getty Images via National Geographic)

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