Elizabeth, Queen, consort of George VI, King of Great Britain

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Elizabeth, Queen, consort of George VI, King of Great Britain

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  • Bowes-Lyon, Elizabeth Angela Marguerite
  • Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother

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Elizabeth Angela Marguerite Bowes-Lyon was born to Claude Bowes-Lyon, Lord Glamis and Cecilia Cavendish-Bentinck in 1900. In 1923, she married Prince Albert, Duke of York, who would become King George VI after the abdication of Edward VIII. She was the mother of Queen Elizabeth II and Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon. She took part in many public engagements in her role as Queen and Queen Mother and was a popular member of the royal family.


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Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain (1926-)

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