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Queen Elizabeth II is the longest reigning monarch in British history. She was born on 21 April in London, and became queen of Great Britain and Northern Ireland on 6 February following the death of her father, King George VI (–). Here, we bring you 12 surprising. Even after completing more than five decades of her reign, Queen Elizabeth II still carries out all her duties in and on behalf of all the states of.
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Seven months after Queen Elizabeth II surpassed Queen Victoria to become Britain's longest reigning monarch, she celebrated her 90th birthday and in doing so became the country's first nonagenarian sovereign. In more recent times she has welcomed the arrival of her many. Queen Elizabeth II celebrates her Diamond Jubilee - 60 years as the reigning monarch of Britain on February 6. We take a look back at her life.