[ARCHIVED CONTENT] Her Majesty the Queen
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Her Majesty The Queen
Her Majesty The Queen
The Queen is Head of State of the UK and 15 other Commonwealth realms. The elder daughter of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth, she was born in 1926 and became Queen at the age of 25, and has reigned through more than five decades of enormous social change and development. The Queen is married to Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh and has four children and eight grandchildren.
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Anniversary messages

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Find out more about messages from The Queen to those celebrating their 100th birthdays and significant wedding anniversaries, including how to apply for a message for yourself or a member of your family.

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A day in the life of The Queen

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Learn about typical day in the The Queen's working life.

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