THE QUEEN is 90 today.
Her Majesty was born at 17 Bruton Street, London, on the 21st April, 1926, and ascended the throne, upon the demise of her father, GEORGE VI, 6th February, 1952.
The Queen usually spends her birthday privately, at Windsor Castle.
The occasion is marked publicly by a 41 gun salute in Hyde Park, London, and 21 gun salutes in the other nations of the United Kingdom.
Three cheers for Her Majesty The Queen today.