Queen Elizabeth II by Dorothy Wilding - 1952. We know that there is an eternal truth of much greater significance than our own triumphs and tragedies, and it is embodied by the Child in the Manger. That is the message of hope. (1993 Christmas Message)
Timeline of the British Monarchs from William the Conqueror to Elizabeth II
The English then British Monarchy from William the Conquerer in 1066 through to Queen Elizabeth the Second. Also included are the national figures who ruled in the absence of a monarch such as 12th century Empress Matilda and The Cromwells.