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Long Live the Queen!

She may be tiny but she is far from weak. On September 2, 2015 Queen Elizabeth became the longest reigning monarch in the history of the United Kingdom. 353 more words

QEII Longest Reigning Monarch

Wednesday 9 September marked the day our Queen, Elizabeth II, became the longest ruling monarch in British history, taking the title from Queen Victoria. To commemorate this occasion Royal Mail released a new stamp issue ‘Long to Reign Over Us’. 546 more words


God Save The Queen, Who Now Owns Her Own 'Buckingham Palace' In Chicago

Monarch Queen Elizabeth’s dominion may only extend to the United Kingdom and several commonwealths, but she now owns her very own condo in Chicago. Fittingly, it’s in the building known as The Buckingham. 117 more words


A Glorious Reign

Two days ago, Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom became the longest reigning British monarch in history, surpassing her great-grandmother Queen Victoria by a day. 425 more words


The Longest Reigns in English History

Yesterday we celebrated Her Majesty the Queen’s achievement as the longest reigning monarch in British (or indeed English or Scottish history). She has surpassed the record of 63 years, 216 days (23,226 days) set by her ancestor Queen Victoria. 739 more words


Elizabeth Regina

When I was first in school, a long time ago now, we started every day by singing God Save The Queen, which at the time was still officially the Canadian national anthem. 545 more words

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