Born: April 21, 1926 (age 87),Mayfair, LondonFull name: Elizabeth Alexandra MarySpouse: Prince Philip, Duke ofEdinburgh (m. 1947)Parents: Queen Elizabeth The QueenMother, George VIChildren: Charles, Prince ofWales, Anne, Princess Royal, PrinceAndrew, Duke of York, PrinceEdward, Earl of WessexSiblings: Princess Margaret, Countessof SnowdonElizabeth IIMonarchElizabeth II is the constitutional monarch of 16sovereign states, known as the Commonwealthrealms, and their territories and dependencies,and head of the 54-member Commonwealth ofNations.
The Queen is Head of State of theUK and 15 other Commonwealthrealms. The elder daughter of KingGeorge VI and Queen Elizabeth, shewas born in 1926 and becameQueen at the age of 25, and hasreigned through more than fivedecades of enormous social changeand development. The Queen ismarried to Prince Philip, Duke ofEdinburgh and has four children andeight grandchildren.
Catherine, Duchess ofCambridge (CatherineElizabeth nee Middleton"Kate”, born 9 January 1982),isthe wife of PrinceWilliam, Duke of Cambridge.The Duke of Cambridge issecond in line to thethrones, after his father, PrinceCharles. The Duchess isexpected to eventuallyPrincess Diana and Prince William
Camilla Parker-BowlesWills and HarryPrince Charles
Queen Elizabeth II (C) sitswith Britains Prime MinisterGordon Brown, and at rightthe President of Brazil LuizInnacio Lula da Silva. Secondrow, the Prime Minister ofthe Netherlands; KgalemaMotlanthe, the President ofSouth Africa; USPresident, Barack Obama. Attop from left, ThailandsPrime Minister, AbhisitVejjajiva; Prime Minister ofJapan, Taro Aso; Italys PrimeMinister, SilvioBerlusconi, top, right, duringa reception for world leadersattending the G20 summit atBuckingham Palace on April1, 2009 in London, England.(Photo by KirstyWigglesworth - WPAPool/Getty Images) ***