The Queen waves from the palace balcony after the Coronation, 1953.

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When: 02 June 1953

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Daily Herald Archive at the National Media Museum

Princess Elizabeth was crowned Queen Elizabeth II on 2 June 1953. The ceremony took place in Westminster Abbey and was the first televised Coronation. She was crowned Queen of the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Ceylon and Pakistan.

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    Salvatore Lo Faro

    • 06/Sep/2012 17:04:59

    Il motore della Vita.         6

4 months ago 2001:8b0:12e1:8a90:f8e9:37cd:a3a8:182b suggested this image is from 1953