Queen Elizabeth II’s most playful moments, from jokes about her age to parachuting with James Bond

Queen Elizabeth II’s most playful moments, from jokes about her age to parachuting with James Bond

Over the course of her reign, Queen Elizabeth II wasn’t afraid of showing a more playful side to the monarchy.

Her Majesty died peacefully aged 96 on Thursday, 8 September, at Balmoral Castle in Scotland.

In her 70 years on the throne, the Queen had a cameo in the 2012 London Olympics opening ceremony, had tea with Paddington Bear, and shared a joke with Sir David Attenborough as the pair strolled through Buckingham Palace gardens for the ITV documentary The Queen’s Green Planet.

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