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60 Glorious Years: Queen Elizabeth II, 1952-2012

Upon the death of her father, King George VI, Queen Elizabeth II ascended to the throne of England in February 1952. At that time, she also became the queen of six other Commonwealth countries. In addition to England, these countries included Canada, New Zealand, Pakistan, South Africa, Ceylon(Sri Lanka) and Australia. Over the years, some of these countries gained independence and became republics. Today, numerous other countries have been added to her kingdom. Queen Elizabeth II, Diamond Jubilee Queen Elizabeth II has remained an unwavering figure, serving as a role... Read More

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Diamond Jubilee Party Ideas

The year of 2012 is a year of commemoration as the Diamond Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II. This hallmark year will be commemorated throughout the whole of 2012 especially in the 16 states of which the Queen is sovereign. Public and well as private events will be held in celebration of the accession of Queen Elizabeth II to the throne. The time is right to get prepared for the fun that lies ahead. Party Preparations If you’re in charge of helping out or merely one of the excited party attendees,... Read More

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Diamond Jubilee Concert Fit for a Queen

This June 2012, Britain will be celebrating Queen Elizabeth’s sixtieth year as reign of the United Kingdom with a series of events known as the Diamond Jubilee. Her Majesty will be honoured with a number of events including Diamond Jubilee concert scheduled for Monday June 4, 2012. The Queen herself will be on hand to make an appearance at this event along with other possible members of the royal family. The event will be staged in front of Buckingham Palace and will be held rain or shine. The stage will... Read More

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Queen Elizabeth Celebrates her Diamond Jubilee

Not every monarch gets to celebrate a Diamond Jubilee. Queen Elizabeth II will celebrate her 60 years as Queen this year with a Diamond Jubilee. Will you join the celebration with your own Queen’ s Diamond Jubilee party? May 10, 11, and13 along with June 2 through 5 are the days to celebrate the Diamond Jubilee in Windsor. The Queen will travel with her family to many different events including the Thames Diamond Jubilee Pageant and the Epson Derby. Near Ripley and Heanor, boaters will be out on the water... Read More

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Diamond Jubilee Countdown

There have been milestones that Queen Elizabeth II has celebrated since her coronation in 1953. Her 64 year marriage to His Royal Highness the Prince Phillip, Duke of Edinburgh and her 85th birthday on 21 April 2011 are just a couple occasions. The most current and noteworthy celebration is The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee celebration during the first weekend in June 2012. The Queen is the second monarch to celebrate 60 years as a reigning royal; the first was Queen Victoria who celebrated her Diamond Jubilee in 1897. London will be... Read More

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Diamond Jubilee 2012 Countdown

There have been milestones that Queen Elizabeth II has celebrated since her coronation in 1953. Her 64 year marriage to His Royal Highness the Prince Phillip, Duke of Edinburgh and her 85th birthday on 21 April 2011 are just a couple occasions. The most current and noteworthy celebration is The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee celebration during the first weekend in June 2012. The Queen is the second monarch to celebrate 60 years as a reigning royal; the first was Queen Victoria who celebrated her Diamond Jubilee in 1897. London will be... Read More