Monday, October 3, 2011
Diamond Jubilee Year For Queen Elizabeth II Coming
It is the Diamond Jubilee year of Queen Elizabeth II that will culminate with national celebrations in June of next year, 2012. The Queen came to the throne on February 6, 1952 on the death of her father, King George VI and was crowned in 1953. The celebrations planned will be varied. Only one other monarch has reached this milestone...Queen Victoria, who celebrated her Diamond Jubilee in 1997.
The Monarchy website has released details for Jubilee Year festivities and can be seen at their website
The British Monarchy
Three cheers for her majesty!