Tributes for Queen Elizabeth II


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Elizabeth Alexandra Mary Windsor, known as Queen Elizabeth II passed away on Thursday.


She was the Queen of the United Kingdom and 14 other Commonwealth realms.


At 96, Her Majesty was born in Mayfair, London, as the first child of the Duke and Duchess of York.


Her father acceded to the throne in 1936 upon the abdication of his brother, King Edward VIII.


Queen Elizabeth has four children. Charles, Prince of Wales, Prince Andrew, Duke of York, Anne, Princess Royal, Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex.


Charles is now the King.


Her husband Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh died in 2021.


Queen Elizabeth II has been on the Throne for over 70 years taking the throne on February 6, 1952.


Tributes have poured in from around the world.