Queen Elizabeth led an interesting life and so much of it was captured in photographs. She sadly passed on September 8, 2022 at the age of 96. She was the UK’s longest-serving monarch after reigning for 70 years. While many may be familiar with what the Queen looked like in her later years, many of us don’t know what Elizabeth looked like when she was younger. Check out these 12 rare photos of Queen Elizabeth that most people have never seen:
11. Meeting U.S. President Dwight Eisenhower – 1957
Queen Elizabeth went on her first state visit to America in 1957 and President Dwight Eisenhower was her host. He was the first serving president that she met during her reign, but they had already been acquainted when she was a princess. The two had a rather warm relationship. In 1959, she invited him to Balmoral Castle.