Queen Elizabeth II was born on 21st April 1926 in London. Note: There has not been a Queen (or King) of England for over 300 years. England is a part of, but not the same as, The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
Queen Elizabeth II hails from the United Kingdom of Great Britain. She was born in London on April 21, 1926. Her mother, the then duchess of York, was a Bowes-Lyon, of English and Scottish ancestry, and her father- then the duke of York - traced his family roots to Saxony and Hanover in Germany.