Who is the longest reigning British monarch?

  • Queen Victoria
  • King George III
  • Queen Elizabeth II correct

    Queen Elizabeth II has had the longest reign of any king or queen in the various kingdoms of the British Isles. She is the longest-reigning British monarch, and the longest-reigning female monarch in world history. According to Buckingham Palace, on 9 September 2015, at around 17:30 UTC+1, Elizabeth II surpassed the reign of her great-great-grandmother Victoria.

  • King James VI
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    • Charlotte Bronte

      Thorton, West Yorkshire
    • Queen Elizabeth II

      92 years old | London, England
    • Iggy Pop

      71 years old | Muskegon, Michigan
    • Robert Smith

      59 years old | Blackpool, England