The Philippines was named after King Philip II of Spain in the 16th century by Ruy Lopez de Villalobos. At the time of the naming, Philip was Crown Prince of Spain. NOTE: When the Philippines was named, Philip II of… Full Answer
The country of the Philippines was named for King Philip II of Spain, when he was Philip, Prince of Asturias. The islands of Leyte and Samar were named in 1543 and came to be known as Las Islas Felipenas.
Prince Philip was in the navy or something like that and whilst the Queens father was king he went on a visit to where Prince Philip was. The Queen at the time was only 13 and she fell in love… Full Answer
Prince Charles has two sons * Prince William Arthur Philip Louis of Wales (born 21 June 1982) * Prince Henry Charles Albert David of Wales (born 15 September 1984) Yes Prince Charles Has Two sons. the oldest is Prince William… Full Answer
The Republic of the Philippines, in 1542, was named after Prince Philip, later to become King Philip II, of Spain. Full independence was gained almost immediately following the end of World War 2 on July 4, 1946.