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Queen Elizabeth II

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Elizabeth Alexandra Mary

Born on the 21st April 1926 
Place of Birth 17 Bruton Street, Mayfair, London 

Royal House of Windsor

Father  George VI                           
Mother Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon                   

Baptised by Anglican Archbishop of York, Cosmo Gordon      

Reign 6 February 1952
Coronation  2 June 1953 
Predecessor George VI  
Married Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, a former prince of Greece and Denmark

Children  Charles, Prince of Wales (Heir apparent)

              Anne, Princess Royal

              Prince Andrew, Duke of York

              Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex.

Elizabeth was born in London as the first child of the Duke and Duchess of York, later King George VI and Queen Elizabeth.

Her only sibling Princess Margaret, was born in 1930.

They were educated at home under the supervision of their mother and their governess, Marion Crawford. Lessons concentrated on history, language, literature and music, joined the local Girl Guides company for hikes and outings.  

In September 1939 She began to undertake public duties during the Second World War, as 2nd Lieutenant Elizabeth Windsor her duties was operating a First Aid truck for the Women’s Auxiliary Territorial Service. She was also trained as a mechanic and can change a flat tire.

 In 1947, she married Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, a former prince of Greece and Denmark.

In October 2016, she became the longest currently reigning monarch and head of state following the death of King Bhumibol Adulyadej of Thailand.

She can drive without a license also she does not need a passport because all passports in the UK are issued in her name.

The date of the Queen’s birth is April 21, but she also has an official birthday on a Saturday in June every year.