Britain's Queen Elizabeth II (L) is greeted by the President of the Royal British Legion Vice- Admiral Peter Wilkinson (R) as she arrives to attend the annual Royal Festival of Remembrance, at London's Royal Albert Hall, November 10, 2012. AFP PHOTO / POOL / MAX NASH
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Queen Elizabeth II records her Christmas message to the Commonwealth, in the Blue Drawing Room at Buckingham Palace on December 12, 2013 in London England. Broadcast on December 25, 2013, the Queen wears a diamond, ruby and sapphire brooch given to her by her parents to celebrate the birth of Prince Charles in 1948. By her side are photographs of her parents, King George VI and Queen Elizabeth - The Queen Mother, and also a picture from this years christening of Prince George of Cambridge.
Queen Elizabeth II awaits the arrival of Turkey's President Abdullah Gul and his wife Hayrunnisa Gul at an offical welcoming ceremony on November 22, 2011 in London, England. The President of Turkey is on a five day State visit to the UK.
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Queen Elizabeth II is seen during a visit to RAF Lossiemouth on her 67th wedding anniversary on November 20, 2014 in Lossiemouth, Scotland. It was the Queen's first visit to the base since 2003.
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Queen Elizabeth II leaves the Christmas Day service at Sandringham on December 25, 2013 in King's Lynn, England.
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Queen Elizabeth II during a visit to the Chapel to view the restoration and meet local people involved with the project at the Royal Dockyard Chapel during an official visit on April 29, 2014 in Pembroke Dock, United Kingdom. This year sees the 200th anniversary of the town of Pembroke Dock. The Royal Dockyard Chapel has undergone a restoration project to become the base for Pembroke Dock's Heritage Centre which celebrates 200 years of a unique naval and military community.
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Britain's Queen Elizabeth II reacts as she bids farewell to Irish President Michael D. Higgins and his wife Sabina (not pictured) at the end of their official visit at Windsor Castle on April 11, 2014 in Windsor, United Kingdom. Ireland's Michael D. Higgins is making the first state visit by a president of the republic since it gained independence from neighbouring Britain. The visit comes three years after Queen Elizabeth II made a groundbreaking trip to the republic, which helped to heal deep-rooted unease and put British-Irish relations on a new footing.