Not many people know that Queen Elizabeth II holds not one or two Guinness World Records but an unbelievable six.
Oldest British Queen
Her Majesty recently turned 94 years old, which makes her the oldest British Queen ever. The previous record was held by her great-great-grandmother, who died at the age of 81.
Oldest Current Monarch
Not just that she is the oldest Queen in Britain, she is currently the oldest monarch in the world. Until 2015, the record was held by King Abdullah Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud of Saudi Arabia, who was 90 years old at the time.
Queen Elizabeth II stepped on the throne after her father’s death, almost seven decades ago. Concluding with her birthday on April 21, 2020, the Queen has reigned for 68 years and 75 days.
Longest-Reigning Living Monarch
Her Majesty holds the record of the longest-reigning living monarch previously held by King Bhumibol Adulyadej of Thailand, who reigned for 70 years.
Appears on the Currencies of over 35 Countries
By far, the best record she holds is appearing on the currencies of over 35 countries, after Queen Victoria scored 21 countries and King George V 19 countries.
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The World’s Wealthiest Queen
Queen Elizabeth is the wealthiest Queen ever, as she holds the record having $504 million in 2012.