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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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. Katherine, 85, is still alive and is believed to be living in a care home in Surrey

Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother on her wedding day in 1923 to King George VI, wearing a dress crafted by Madame Handley Seymour.

Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother on her wedding day in 1923 to King George VI, wearing a dress crafted by Madame Handley Seymour.

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

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

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