Queen Elizabeth II
- Current Queen of England
- Birth– Death
- April 21, 1926– Still alive
- Made some of the Royal sites and treasures more accessible to the public.
- Has modernized the monarch by dropping some of its formalities.
“When life seems hard, the courageous do not lie down and accept defeat; instead, they are all the more determined to struggle for a better future.”
—Queen Elizabeth II
A&E Television Networks. Bio. 2014 [http://www.biography.com/#!/people/queen-elizabeth-ii-9286165] November 11, 2014