Lady Elizabeth Bowes Lyon in 1905. Lady Elizabeth would later become Princess of York, Queen Elizabeth and The Queen Mother.

Lady Elizabeth Bowes Lyon in 1905. Lady Elizabeth would later become Princess of York, Queen Elizabeth and The Queen Mother.

Engagement of Prince Albert, Duke of York and Lady Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon, 1923

Engagement of Prince Albert, Duke of York and Lady Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon, 1923

Queen Mother & her brother.    After her wedding, she left her bouquet in Westminister Abbey at the grave of the Unknown Warrior to remember this brother who had lost his life in the Battle of Loos.  All Royal brides still follow this tradition to honor the armed forces.

Fury over book's claim that Queen Mother and her brother were born to family's French cook

Queen Mother & her brother. After her wedding, she left her bouquet in Westminister Abbey at the grave of the Unknown Warrior to remember this brother who had lost his life in the Battle of Loos. All Royal brides still follow this tradition to honor the armed forces.

The marriage of Lady Elizabeth Bowes-Lyons (Later the Queen Mother) to the Duke of York (Later King George VI) at Westminster Abbey in London, on this day 26th April, 1923. It was the first royal wedding at the Abbey since 1383. The newly formed British Broadcasting Company wanted to record and broadcast the event on radio, but the Abbey Chapter vetoed the idea.

The marriage of Lady Elizabeth Bowes-Lyons (Later the Queen Mother) to the Duke of York (Later King George VI) at Westminster Abbey in London, on this day 26th April, 1923. It was the first royal wedding at the Abbey since 1383. The newly formed British Broadcasting Company wanted to record and broadcast the event on radio, but the Abbey Chapter vetoed the idea.

Elizabeth Bowes Lyon (later Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother) with older brother Jock and younger brother David

Elizabeth Bowes Lyon (later Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother) with older brother Jock and younger brother David

Lady Elizabeth Angela Marguerite Bowes-Lyon (The Queen Mother) injected beauty into the royal line, much as Diana did!

The Queen Mother in pictures

Lady Elizabeth Angela Marguerite Bowes-Lyon (The Queen Mother) injected beauty into the royal line, much as Diana did!

The late Queen Mother of England, Elizabeth Bowes Lyon, at age 7, in 1907.  wow, such a pretty girl.

Fury over book's claim that Queen Mother and her brother were born to family's French cook

The late Queen Mother of England, Elizabeth Bowes Lyon, at age 7, in 1907. wow, such a pretty girl.

The Queen's hidden cousins: They were banished to an asylum in 1941 and left neglected now an intriguing  documentary reveals all. Katherine, 85, is still alive and is believed to be living in a care home in Surrey

The Queen's hidden cousins: They were banished to an asylum in 1941 and left neglected now an intriguing documentary reveals all

The Queen's hidden cousins: They were banished to an asylum in 1941 and left neglected now an intriguing documentary reveals all. Katherine, 85, is still alive and is believed to be living in a care home in Surrey

Nine year old future Queen Mum, Lady Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon, posing with fan during a dancing lesson at the ancestral Glamis Castle. Forfarshire, Scotland.

Nine year old future Queen Mum, Lady Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon, posing with fan during a dancing lesson at the ancestral Glamis Castle. Forfarshire, Scotland.

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