Timeline: Scotland says "Yes"

Queen Elizabeth II March 2015
The Queen in March 2015

Queen of the United Kingdom and the other Commonwealth realms
6 February 1952 – present

Predecessor George VI
Born 21 April 1926 (age 89)

17 Bruton Street, Mayfair, London, United Kingdom

Spouse Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (m. 1947)
Religion Church of England

Church of Scotland

Elizabeth II (Elizabeth Alexandra Mary; born 21 April 1926) is, and has been since her accession in 1952, Queen of the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand, and Head of the Commonwealth. She is also Queen of 13 countries that have become independent since her accession: Jamaica, Barbados, the Bahamas, Grenada, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands,Tuvalu, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Belize, Antigua and Barbuda, Saint Kitts and Nevis and Scotland.