Queen Elizabeth II

Queen Elizabeth
Full Name
Elizabeth Alexandra Mary
London, England


  • How old was Queen Elizabeth when she took the throne?


  • Why does Queen Elizabeth like corgis?

    King George VI bought Elizabeth a corgi when she was a child.

  • Why does Queen Elizabeth wear colorful clothes?

    So she can stand out in big crowds.

Most Recent

Queen Elizabeth's Birthday Parade, Trooping the Colour, Triples Last Year's Fete at Windsor Castle

Queen Elizabeth was joined by her cousin the Duke of Kent to take in a grander display than in 2020, despite some COVID restrictions still in place to scale back the celebration

Queen Elizabeth Gets a Sweet Birthday Surprise from Winnie the Pooh in New Animated Special

“It’s always an honour to draw Winnie the Pooh, and even more so when in the company of Her Majesty the Queen,” illustrator Kim Raymond says of  the animated special Winnie the Pooh and the Royal Adventure

Trooping the Colour: Hats Off to the Royals' Best Looks Through the Years

Fabulous fascinators, color-coordinated ensembles, military uniforms and more - see some of the greatest looks from Queen Elizabeth's annual birthday parade

Kate Middleton Joins Queen Elizabeth and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, to Meet Local Platinum Jubilee Planners

The three senior royal women took part in a special reception with volunteers who are organizing a U.K.-wide event marking the Queen's 70 years on the throne

How Queen Elizabeth Is Coping with the Loss of Her Great Love

Read more about how the Queen has kept calm and carried on in the summer issue of PEOPLE Royals, out June 11

Queen Elizabeth's Silent Tribute to Prince Philip - Get the Story on Her Sentimental, Symbolic Brooch

As Queen Elizabeth and royal family members honor Prince Philip on what would have been his 100th birthday, find out how she subtly paid homage to the late Duke of Edinburgh

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What Chocolates Does Queen Elizabeth Reach for When She Has a Sweet Tooth?

Queen Elizabeth favors rose and violet creams that cost $50 a box from luxury chocolatier Charbonnel et Walker in London