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List o’ 11 US Presidents Meet the Queen: Royalty Stays as Democracy Cycles

The Queen’s 58-year reign gets put in a different perspective when held up against the 11 US presidents she has seen come and go on her watch. This is an interesting concept as the Democratic leadership of the US constantly evolves, the monarchy of the UK is steadfast. Understanding that the UK is ruled, at least operationally, by its Prime Minister, which is an elected position and has had an equal number of leaders assuming the position, the Queen is still the head of the Commonwealth and loved the world over. Elizabeth, daughter of King George VI and granddaughter of Queen Victoria, is fast approaching the status of longest reigning British monarch in history. This is a pictorial view of the royal family leadership, where one certain constant in its relationship with the US is change.This posting is pictorial retrospective. read more »