In honor of her jubilee, enjoy these candid & rare QE2 photos

In honor of her jubilee, enjoy these candid & rare QE2 photos

Queen Elizabeth II just celebrated her Platinum Jubilee, an historically unprecedented 70 years on the British throne. That’s almost three-quarters of a century. Contemplate that for a moment.

I posted on the occasion of her 65th Sapphire Jubilee in 2017 about how I feel about this great lady. This said it all, so I saw no reason to pen a fresh tribute.

But since my latest all-consuming obsession is Pinterest, I came across some photos on there of Her Majesty that might surprise some. We are so used to seeing the queen depicted as appearing dour, stern and joyless. So please enjoy these retro and contemporary shots of QE2 being cute, silly, adorable, impish, human, beautiful, and, yes, sexy.

Advertisement:
Advertisement:

Welcome to ChicagoNow.

Meet
our bloggers,

post comments, or

pitch your blog idea.

Meet The Blogger

K.Yvonne

I’m Kate Yvonne, a mature adult with several different previous lives and careers, living with a mid-life diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder. This blog is a work in progress. I’m both scared and excited to embark on this journey. Hopefully there will be much more to come in these pages. Stay tuned!

Subscribe by Email

Completely spam free, opt out any time.

Monthly Archives

June 2022
October 2021
September 2021
August 2021
July 2021
June 2021
May 2021
April 2021
March 2021
February 2021
January 2021
December 2020
November 2020
October 2020
July 2020
June 2020
May 2020
April 2020
March 2020
February 2020
January 2020
November 2019
October 2019
September 2019
August 2019
July 2019
April 2019
March 2019
January 2019
December 2018
November 2018
September 2018
June 2018
May 2018
March 2018
February 2018
December 2017
November 2017
October 2017
September 2017
August 2017
July 2017
June 2017
May 2017
April 2017
March 2017
February 2017
January 2017
December 2016
November 2016
September 2016
August 2016
July 2016
June 2016

Read these ChicagoNow blogs

Cubs Den

Chicago Cubs news and comprehensive blog, featuring old school baseball writing combined with the latest statistical trends

Pets in need of homes

Pets available for adoption in the Chicago area

Hammervision

It’s like the couch potato version of Mr. and Mrs. Smith.
Advertisement:

About ChicagoNow

FAQs

Advertise

Recent posts RSS

Privacy policy (Updated)

Comment policy

Terms of service

Chicago Tribune Archives

Do not sell my personal info

©2022 CTMG – A Chicago Tribune website –
Crafted by the News Apps team

Read More

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.