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Elizabeth II

in full  Elizabeth Alexandra Mary , officially  Elizabeth II, by the Grace of God, 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 
born April 21, 1926, London, England
Photograph:Elizabeth II, 1985.
Elizabeth II, 1985.
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queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland from February 6, 1952.

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