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1926. The Duke and Duchess of York (later King George VI and Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother) pictured with their daughter (later, Queen Elizabeth II) as she sleeps in a precious christening robe, which has been used in the Royal Family for generations.
On April 21, 1926, the Duke and Duchess of York (later King George VI and Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother) welcomed their daughter Elizabeth Alexandra Mary to the world. Shortly after, the family was photographed with baby Elizabeth cloaked in a christening robe that had been in the royal family for generations.Popperfoto/Getty Images
1926. The Duke and Duchess of York (later King George VI and Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother) pictured with their daughter (later, Queen Elizabeth II) as she sleeps in a precious christening robe, which has been used in the Royal Family for generations.
George's Snapshot
Royal Family
Coronation of King George VI of England
British Royalty, 1940, Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II), right, broadcasting with her sister Princess Margaret alongside
Royal Thespians
Princess Elizabeth
Princess Elizabeth
Elizabeth II [RF: England RF]
Princess Drives Ambulance
Princess Elizabeth and Prince Philip
Wedding Day November 1947 Wedding Of The Princess Elizabeth (queen Elizabeth Ii) And Prince Philip (duke Of Edinburgh) On 20th Nov 1947. Their Royal Highnesses Photographed At The Palace After The Wedding Ceremony. 1947
Princess Elizabeth With Baby Prince Charles
MARCH 23RD 1950, LONDON, PRINCESS ELIZABETH GREETING WINSTON CHURCHILL AT GUILDHALL
Royal Mourners
Three Queens
Royal engagement
Duke of Edinburgh taken to hospital
The Coronation Of Queen Elizabeth Ii 1953
Queen Elizabeth at a Picnic with the Royal Family
Young Prince Charles, Britain
West Germany - Royalty - Queen Elizabeth II in Bonn
Prince Philip and Queen Elizabeth Aboard Airplane
Queen Elizabeth II retrospective
QUEEN ELIZABETH II SILVER JUBILEE, LONDON, BRITAIN - 1977
Prince Charles and Princess Diana After Royal Wedding
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BUCKINGHAM PALACE ON THE EVE OF PRINCESS DIANA'S FUNERAL, LONDON,  BRITAIN - 05 SEP 1997
Queen And Prince Philip Cholmondeley
THE ROYAL WEDDING OF PRINCE CHARLES TO CAMILLA PARKER BOWLES, WINDSOR, BRITAIN - 09 APR 2005
Royal Wedding - Buckingham Palace
Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip Diamond Wedding Anniversary at Broadlands in Hampshire, Britain - 18 Nov 2007
File photograph shows Britain's Queen Elizabeth touring the Royal London Hospital in east London
Britain's Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip wave during a pageant in celebration of the Queen's Diamond Jubilee in London
Britain Queen's 90th
In this undated photo released by Buckingham Palace on June 10, 2016, Britain's Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, pose for a photograph to mark the Queen's 90th birthday in Windsor. The queen, Britain’s oldest and longest-reigning monarch, turned 90 on April 21. She usually celebrates her birthday privately, but this year’s milestone served as the jumping off point for weeks of celebrations.
On April 21, 1926, the Duke and Duchess of York (later King George VI and Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother) welcomed th
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Queen Elizabeth II's Life in Photos

Updated: Jun 10, 2016 9:50 AM ET | Originally published: Feb 03, 2012
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