She Was Never Meant to be Queen…

Queen Book Cover Small (2)Today, in the 23,226th day of her reign, Elizabeth II becomes Britain’s longest-serving monarch, outpassing her great-grandmother, Queen Victoria.

But the woman who has spent 63 years and 7 months on the throne was never meant to be Queen. In this article, written for History in an Hour in 2012, I explain how Elizabeth ascended to the highest office in the land.

http://www.historyinanhour.com/2012/05/26/how-elizabeth-ii-became-queen/

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