Queen Elizabeth  II

Interesting Facts About Queen Elizabeth II 

She became queen at the age of 25 and was crowned on June 2, 1953, at Westminster Abbey in central London.

She was the most travelled monarch in history and the first British Monarch to visit the Republic of Ireland.

She visited every region of the United Kingdom in preparation for her diamond jubilee.

Following her coronation, she became the head of seven independent Commonwealth countries. She presided over 54 Commonwealth nations.