A Diamond Jubilee quiz: How well do you know Queen Elizabeth II?

Queen Elizabeth II is celebrating her Diamond Jubilee as Britain's monarch this year. Are you a royal neophyte or a hawk-eyed royal watcher? Take our quiz and find out!

2. Who was Elizabeth's predecessor to the crown?

Elizabeth's father and predecessor on the throne was George VI. George was himself preceded by his brother, Edward VIII, who abdicated the throne in order to marry a divorced American woman.

Elizabeth's father and predecessor on the throne was George VI. George was himself preceded by his brother, Edward VIII, who abdicated the throne in order to marry a divorced American woman.

Elizabeth's father and predecessor on the throne was George VI. George was himself preceded by his brother, Edward VIII, who abdicated the throne in order to marry a divorced American woman.

Elizabeth's father and predecessor on the throne was George VI. George was himself preceded by his brother, Edward VIII, who abdicated the throne in order to marry a divorced American woman.

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Edward VIII

 

Elizabeth I

 

George VI

 

Henry VIII

 
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