By Austin Edoho
(SNN)- Queen Elizabeth II, Britain’s longest serving monarch is dead. The Queen died peacefully on Thursday September 8 2022 at the age of 96.
“The Queen died peacefully in Balmoral this afternoon. The King and Queen Consort will remain in Balmoral this evening and will return to London tomorrow,” the Royal Family tweeted.
The late Queen Elizabeth was born on April 21 1926, and ascended the throne on February 6 1952. She ruled for 70 years.