(CNN)Here’s a look at the life of Elizabeth II, Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, and of her other Realms and Territories and Head of the Commonwealth of Nations.
Personal:Birth date: April 21, 1926 Birth place: London, EnglandBirth name: Elizabeth Alexandra Mary Father: King George VIRead MoreMother: Queen ElizabethMarriage: Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (November 20, 1947-present) Children: Edward, Earl of Wessex (March 10, 1964); Andrew, Duke of York (February 19, 1960); Anne, Princess Royal (August 15, 1950); Charles, Prince of Wales (November 14, 1948) Grandchildren: By Prince Charles and Princess Diana: Prince William and Prince Henry (called Harry); By Princess Anne and Mark Phillips: Peter Phillips and Zara Phillips; By Prince Andrew and Sarah Ferguson: Princess Beatrice and Princess Eugenie; By Prince Edward and Sophie Rhys-Jones: Lady Louise Windsor and James Windsor, Viscount SevernGreat-Grandchildren: By Zara Phillips Tindall: Mia; By Prince William: George Alexander Louis and Charlotte Elizabeth Diana; By Peter Phillips: Savannah and Isla Photos: Photos: Fashioning a Reign: 90 Years of Style from The Queen’s Wardrobe, a new three-part exhibition, will show over 150 of Queen Elizabeth II’s most memorable outfits. Here are some of the highlights on show. Hide Caption 1 of 9 Photos: 1962 – Pale blue silk faille evening gown by Norman Hartnell, worn at the Royal Lyceum, Edinburgh during the State Visit of King Olav of Norway. Hide Caption 2 of 9 Photos: 1957 – Evening gown embroidered with sequins, pearls, beads and diamante by Norman Hartnell, worn on a visit to the United States of America as a guest of President Eisenhower.Hide Caption 3 of 9 Photos: 1980 – Black silk velvet and taffeta dress by Ian Thomas, worn to meet Pope John Paul II at the Vatican. Hide Caption 4 of 9 Photos: 1971 – Evening dress by Norman Hartnell with a sash of Royal Stewart tartan, worn to the Gillies Ball at Balmoral Castle.Hide Caption 5 of 9 Photos: 1960 – Turquoise dress with a matching bolero jacket of silk taffeta, guipure lace and silk tulle by Norman Hartnell, worn to Princess Margaret’s wedding.Hide Caption 6 of 9 Photos: 1997 – Silk evening dress entirely embroidered with beads and sequins with gold thread by John Anderson, worn to the Commonwealth Heads of Government reception held at the Palace of Holyroodhouse. Hide Caption 7 of 9 Photos: 1999 – Purple silk-wool coat with a green silk-crepe and lace dress, and a shawl of purple and green Isle of Skye tartan by Sandra Murray, worn to the official opening of the Scottish Parliament on July 1, 1999. Hide Caption 8 of 9 Photos: 2009 – Pink silk dress with white jacquard coat designed by Stewart Parvin, and pink hat by Philip Somerville, worn to a garden party.Hide Caption 9 of 9