Just as the saying goes, some achieve greatness, some are bestowed with greatness while others are born great.
Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II is one of those; born with silver spoon into a family of affluence and royalty.
She was trained to be royal ever since she was born hence she grew up knowing that she will take over the highly esteemed British throne.
Her younger sister who happen to be her only sibling, Princess Margaret, is the Countess of Snowdon.
As Queen, she operates as a constitutional monarch and also heads the Commonwealth of Nations; an organization that comprises countries that was colonized by Britain as well as countries with business ties with Britain.
At present, the Commonwealth is made up 54 member states.
Queen Elizabeth is the longest serving head of state of Great Britain and the United kingdom for 67 years now.
She has been in power from 1953 till date and is married to Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh.
The couple gave birth to Prince Charles and Princess Anne.
They live in the British Royal Home, Bukingham Palace.
Photo Credit: Google
Content created and supplied by: Pinnaclenews (via Opera News )
Opera News is a free to use platform and the views and opinions expressed herein are solely those of the author and do not represent, reflect or express the views of Opera News. Any/all written content and images displayed are provided by the blogger/author, appear herein as submitted by the blogger/author and are unedited by Opera News. Opera News does not consent to nor does it condone the posting of any content that violates the rights (including the copyrights) of any third party, nor content that may malign, inter alia, any religion, ethnic group, organization, gender, company, or individual. Opera News furthermore does not condone the use of our platform for the purposes encouraging/endorsing hate speech, violation of human rights and/or utterances of a defamatory nature. If the content contained herein violates any of your rights, including those of copyright, and/or violates any the above mentioned factors, you are requested to immediately notify us using via the following email address operanews-external(at)opera.com and/or report the article using the available reporting functionality built into our Platform See More