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Queen Elizabeth II

Person  Female  Born 21/4/1926 

Categories: Royalty, Seriously Famous

Born 17 Bruton Street. When she was 10 her father became King George VI (on the abdication of his brother) and so she became next in line. Married Philip in 1947 with whom she has 4 children. On her father's death on 6 February 1952 she became Queen, crowned on 2 June 1953. Since 1959 her official birthday has been the second Saturday in June.

The portrait is by Lucian Freud.

If you want to know what will happen when she does, inevitably, die, this 2017 Guardian article details the plans.

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Anglo-Swiss friendship

{On the large plaque:} On 15 April 1991, on the occasion of the 700th annive...

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Dovehouse Green - blue plaques

{Top plaque:} To celebrate the silver jubilee of Elizabeth II 1952-1977 and ...

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This flagpole, provided by the forest industry of British Columbia for the 19...

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Golden Jubilee sundial

This is an analemmatic sundial. A gnomon that moves according to the date ma...

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Great Ormond Street Hosp. - 150 Anniversary

This plaque commemorates the visit by H M The Queen, Patron of Great Ormond S...

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70th Anniversary of Goodenough College

This tablet was unveiled by Her Majesty the Queen to mark the 70th Anniversar...

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75th Anniversary of Goodenough College

{On one of the rings:} By wisdom a house is built and through understanding ...

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Afghan and Iraq wars

Our photo shows the relief at the front representing the military operations....

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Austin Friars & the Queens

To commemorate the visit by Their Majesties Queen Elizabeth II and Queen Beat...

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Australian War Memorial

Green Western Australian granite, with polished slabs forming a curved wall c...

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