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Official Portrait of Queen Elizabeth II / Photo, c.1953
Elizabeth II (Elizabeth Alexandra Mary),
born 1926,
Queen of the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand since
6 February 1952 and Head of the Commonwealth....
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June 2018: 65 years since the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II
2018 marks the 65th anniversary of the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II, British longest-reigning monarch.

Ascended to the throne a year before after the sudden death of her father King George VI, Elizabeth II was crowned in Westminster Abbey on June 2, 1953 in the first coronation ceremony ever to be televised and watched by millions of people all around the world.