British
Monarchy
Records

Queen Elizabeth II

66 years & counting

Longest Reigning Monarch

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Charles, Prince of Wales

69 years & counting

Longevity of heir apparent

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William IV

64 years of age

Oldest monarch at time of accession to the throne

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Elizabeth II and Prince Philip

70 years & counting

Length of marriage

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Henry I

29

(although only 2 of those were legitimate!)

Most children

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Edward I

60

(2nd marriage to Margaret of France)

Oldest Age at marriage

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Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh

66 years & counting

Longest served consort

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George III

81 years & 239 days

The longest-lived king

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Mary I

 

aged 37 years, 151 days

Oldest female monarch at the time of accession to the throne

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Mary, Queen of Scots

3

The queen with the most marriages

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Queen Elizabeth II

92 years & counting

Longest lived Monarch

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Sophia of Hanover

83 years of age

Longevity of heir presumptive

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Prince Charles

61 years & counting

longest-serving

Prince of Wales

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Henry VIII

6 times

Most marriages

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George III

15

Most legitimate children

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Edward IV

1.94 m (6ft.3.5")

Tallest monarch

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Prince Charles

66 years and counting

longest serving heir-apparent

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Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother

101 years 238 days

longest-lived queen consort & overall consort

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Queen Alexandra

56 years, 52 days

The oldest queen consort at time of accession

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Catherine Parr

4

The queen consort with the most marriages

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