When was Queen Elizabeth II crowned queen of England?

Answer 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 »

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When was Queen Elizabeth 2 crowned queen of England?

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 »

In what year did Queen Elizabeth II become queen?

Queen Elizabeth II became Queen of England in 1951. She was 25 at the time of her ascension. The Queen is married to Prince Phillip, Duke of Edinburgh. She has four children and eight grandchildren... Read More »

What is Queen Elizabeth's family name?

Officially, Queen Elizabeth II of England is a member of the Windsor family, but this name was a change that came about in 1917. At the time, World War I was under way and the royal family felt its... Read More »

Who were Queen Elizabeth's protectors?

The Queen's Guard and Queen's Life Guard were the official royal protectors of Queen Elizabeth I, and as of 2010 protect the residences of Queen Elizabeth II. Regiments are present at Buckingham Pa... Read More »