Britain's Queen Elizabeth has died at the age of 96. She had been ill for a long time. Buckingham Palace announced her death in a statement, triggering 10 days of national mourning.
Britain: Britain’s Queen Elizabeth has died at the age of 96. She had been ill for a long time. Buckingham Palace announced her death in a statement, triggering 10 days of national mourning. Queen Elizabeth II was at Balmoral in Stockland. It was here that he died.
Buckingham Palace said that the Queen died peacefully at Balmoral this afternoon. The King and The Queen Consort will remain at Balmoral this evening and will return to London tomorrow.
The Queen died peacefully at Balmoral this afternoon.
The King and The Queen Consort will remain at Balmoral this evening and will return to London tomorrow. pic.twitter.com/VfxpXro22W
— The Royal Family (@RoyalFamily) September 8, 2022
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has condoled the death of the Queen. Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II will be remembered as a stalwart of our times, she tweeted. He provided inspirational leadership to his nation and people. He displayed dignity and decency in public life. Saddened by his passing. My condolences to his family and the people of Britain in this hour of grief.
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II will be remembered as a stalwart of our times. She provided inspiring leadership to her nation and people. She personified dignity and decency in public life. Pained by her demise. My thoughts are with her family and people of UK in this sad hour.
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) September 8, 2022
Earlier on Thursday, Buckingham Palace issued a statement saying that his condition is critical and he is under the supervision of doctors. Simultaneously, the Palace had also told that the Queen was in Balmoral and that her son Prince Charles and grandson Prince William had left for there.
World Leaders Express Grief
It was with the heaviest of hearts that we learned of the passing of Canada’s longest-reigning Sovereign, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. She was a constant presence in our lives – and her service to Canadians will forever remain an important part of our country’s history.
— Justin Trudeau (@JustinTrudeau) September 8, 2022
We offer our deepest condolences to the @RoyalFamily on the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.
Canadians across the country will mourn the loss of The Queen. Let us take a moment to honour Her Majesty’s memory in each of our own ways. pic.twitter.com/DzTMuYzQgX
— Governor General of Canada (@GGCanada) September 8, 2022
The death of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth is a profoundly sad moment for the UK, the Commonwealth and the world.
Her life was one of extraordinary dedication and service.
On behalf of the people of Scotland, I convey my deepest condolences to The King and the Royal Family. https://t.co/o2XqGJMF2S
— Nicola Sturgeon (@NicolaSturgeon) September 8, 2022
It’s with deep regret that I learned of the passing of Queen Elizabeth II.
The British people will miss the leadership she gave as monarch.
I would like to offer my sincere sympathies and condolences to her children, and wider family as they come to terms with their grief 1/4
— Michelle O’Neill (@moneillsf) September 8, 2022
My thoughts and prayers are with the Royal Family and all the people Her Majesty inspired throughout her lifetime of service. pic.twitter.com/r5pjncyCu8
— Bill Clinton (@BillClinton) September 8, 2022
Today we celebrate the life of Queen Elizabeth II who reigned with style, grace, and strength. We all admired her and when she spoke, we listened. In her own words:
“The true measure of our actions is how long the good in them lasts.” pic.twitter.com/oqKJAI4Y4F
— Rep. Val Demings (@RepValDemings) September 8, 2022
It is with deep sadness that we learned of the death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. On behalf of the 🇺🇦 people, we extend sincere condolences to the @RoyalFamily, the entire United Kingdom and the Commonwealth over this irreparable loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
— Володимир Зеленський (@ZelenskyyUa) September 8, 2022
“We are deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. We send our heartfelt condolences to the Royal Family and the people of the UK and the Commonwealth.”
– Toto pic.twitter.com/I6ertq9l8f
— Mercedes-AMG PETRONAS F1 Team (@MercedesAMGF1) September 8, 2022
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II embodied the British nation’s continuity and unity for over 70 years. I remember her as a friend of France, a kind-hearted queen who has left a lasting impression on her country and her century.
— Emmanuel Macron (@EmmanuelMacron) September 8, 2022
Queen Elizabeth II was Britain’s longest-reigning monarch. She was born on April 21, 1926, at 17 Broughton St., London. She was married to naval officer Philip Mountbatten. They have four children – Prince Charles, Princess Anne, Prince Andrew and Prince Edward. The Queen’s husband Philip died in April 2021 at the age of 99.
Let us tell you, in June this year, 70 years of the rule of Queen Elizabeth II of Britain were completed. A four-day platinum jubilee ceremony was organized on this occasion. On the third day of the ceremony, Prince Charles and his son Prince William honored the Queen in a special concert in front of Buckingham Palace. During this, about 22,000 people gathered at the party at the Palace held in the open, in front of which artists like Diana Ross, rock band Queen, Duran Duran, Alicia Keys and others performed.