Favorite pictures of the Queen of England. And if someone could tell me what was going on in that first picture, I'd appreciate it. There's several looks of either disgust or horror, and then there's the Queen, looking like she's giggling away.
elizabethanhistory: The Childhood of Queen Elizabeth I was a difficult one. Elizabeth was born 7 September 1533 at Greenwich Palace. The child of King Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn. Her much awaited birth was a huge disappointed to King Henry who longed for a male heir
Queen Elizabeth's Wedding, 1947. Bride's Magazine:Princess Elizabeth & Duke of Edinburg.One foot shy of her parents' cake, the then-Princess's four-tiered wedding cake was created by McVitie & Price, Ltd. & featured sugar figurines depicting the couple engaging in favorite pastimes together. Slices were cut using the Duke's sword & one layer was preserved for Prince Charles's christening in 1948. http://www.brides.com/celebrity-wedding/royal-wedding/2011/04/real-royal-wedding-cakes#slide=4