21 April 1926 — 8 September 2022
On 8 September 2022, Buckingham Palace announced that the Queen was under medical supervision at Balmoral Castle after doctors expressed concern. The statement read, “Following further evaluation this morning, the Queen’s doctors are concerned for Her Majesty’s health and have recommended she remain under medical supervision. The Queen remains comfortable and at Balmoral.” The Queen’s four children, along with her daughters-in-law and grandsons Prince William and Prince Harry, travelled to be with her. Her death was confirmed that evening, setting in motion Operation London Bridge and Operation Unicorn.