Wednesday, 21 April 2021

The Queen's Birthday

HER MOST GRACIOUS MAJESTY Elizabeth The Second, OF THE UNITED KINGDOM OF GREAT BRITAIN AND NORTHERN IRELAND, AND OF HER OTHER REALMS AND TERRITORIES QUEEN, HEAD OF THE COMMONWEALTH, DEFENDER OF THE FAITH, Sovereign of the Orders of the Garter, the Thistle, St Patrick, the Bath, St Michael & St George, Royal Victorian Order, the British Empire etc.

THE QUEEN is 95 today.

Her Majesty was born at 17 Bruton Street, London, on the 21st April, 1926, and ascended the throne, upon the death of her father, GEORGE VI, 6th February, 1952.

The Queen usually spends her birthday privately at Windsor Castle.

The occasion is normally marked publicly by a 41 gun salute in Hyde Park, London, and 21 gun salutes and throughout the other nations of the United Kingdom.

God save The Queen.


Mick Stella said...

Happy Birthday Your Majesty!

James McClements said...

Three cheers for HM indeed..... I found out today I'll be seeing her again in Nov. when we parade at the cenotaph!!!