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Queen’s Grandson Peter Phillips and Wife Autumn to Divorce

Peter Phillips, the eldest grandson of Queen Elizabeth II, and his wife Autumn are divorcing after 12 years of marriage.

The couple said in a statement Tuesday that the separation was sad but amicable. They plan to share custody of daughters Savannah, 9 and Isla, 7.

The 42-year-old Phillipa is the son of Princess Anne and will be the first of the queen’s eight grandchildren to divorce. Three of the monarch’s four children are divorced, including Anne, who split from Mark Phillips in 1992.

Peter Phillips married Canadian management consultant Autumn Kelly at Windsor Castle in 2008.

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Source:: VOANews.Com