Britain’s Queen Elizabeth is dead – Buckingham Palace
08 September 2022 | 6:10 pm
Queen Elizabeth, Britain's longest-reigning monarch and the nation's figurehead for seven decades, has died aged 96, Buckingham Palace said on Thursday.
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