Elizabeth Angela Marguerite Bowes-Lyon (4 August 1900 – 30 March 2002) was the wife of King George VI and the mother of Queen Elizabeth II. She was queen consort of the United Kingdom from her husband's accession in 1936 until his death in 1952, after which she was known as Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother, to avoid confusion with her daughter, another Queen Elizabeth. She was the last Empress of India.
I'm glad we've been bombed. It makes me feel I can look the East End in the face.
Cowards falter, but danger is often overcome by those who nobly dare.
|First Name||Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother|
|Middle Name||Angela Marguerite|
|Full Name at Birth||Elizabeth Angela Marguerite Bowes-Lyon|
|Other Names||Queen MumQueen Elizabeth The Queen Mother|
|Age||101 (age at death)|
|Date of Birth||August 4, 1900|
|Birthplace||St. George's Chapel, Windsor Castle|
|Date of Death||March 30, 2002|
|Location of Death||Windsor, Berkshire, England, UK|
|Cause of Death||pneumonia|
|Height||5' 2" (157 cm)|
|Distinctive Features||Always wore pastel clothes, a hat and pearls|
|Religion||Anglican / Episcopalian|
|Claim to Fame||Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother|
|Father||Claude Bowes-LyonClaude George Bowes-Lyon, Lord Glamis,14th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne|
|Mother||Cecilia Cavendish-BentinckCecilia Nina Cavendish-Bentinck|
|Brother(s)||Fergus (was killed in action in 1915)Michael|
|Other Family Members||Prince William Windsor (great-grandson born 1982)Zara Phillips (great-granddaughter born 1981)Peter Phillips (great-grandson born 1977)Prince Harry Windsor (great-grandson born 1984)Princess Beatrice of York (great-granddaughter born 1988)Princess Eugenie of York (great-granddaughter born 1990)Lady Louise Windsor (great-granddaughter born 2003)Viscount Severn (great-grandson born 2007)Prince Charles (grandson)Princess Anne (granddaughter)Prince Andrew (grandson)David Armstrong-Jones (Viscount Linley) (grandson)Prince Edward (Edward Wessex) (grandson)Lady Sarah Armstrong-Jones (granddaughter)Queen Elizabeth II (daughter)Princess Margaret (daughter)|