When was Queen Elizabeth 2 crowned queen of England?

Answer England's current reigning monarch, Queen Elizabeth II, was crowned queen of England on June 2, 1953, although she officially acceded to the throne following her father's death on the Feb. 6, 1952.... Read More »

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When was Queen Elizabeth II crowned queen of England?

Elizabeth II became queen of the United Kingdom in 1952 but she wasn’t officially crowned queen until June 2, 1953. She succeeded the throne after her father, King George VI, died from cancer in ... Read More »

Where does the Queen of England get her crowns?

The history website English Monarchs reports the crowns worn by the Queen of England, Elizabeth II, are part of the Crown Jewels of England. These priceless crowns and other jewels have been collec... Read More »

What is the queen of England's family name?

The family name of Queen Elizabeth II of England is Windsor. The dynasty is the House of Windsor. King George V and his advisers chose the name during World War I. It was felt that the House of Sax... Read More »

Did Oprah Winfrey ever meet the queen of England?