In photos: Queen Elizabeth marks 65 years on the throne (32 images)

A look back at Queen Elizabeth as she celebrates her sapphire jubilee, her 65th anniversary on the throne.
Updated: Feb. 7, 2017 at 10:03 AM
Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip leave the St. Mary Magdalene Church at Sandringham, Norfolk, after attending services January 8, 2017. Photo by Gerry Penny/EPA
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh travel in an open state carriage during the annual "Trooping the Colour" to celebrate the Queen's 90th birthday celebrations at The Mall in London, June 11, 2016. The ceremony is Queen Elizabeth II annual birthday parade and dates back to the era of King Charles II. Photo by Hugo Philpott/UPI
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Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, Princess Charlotte, Prince George, Prince Harry, William Duke of Cambridge, Her Majesty the Queen, Duke of Edinburgh, Sophie Countess of Wessex watch the fly past from the balcony of Buckingham Palace at the annual "Trooping the Colour" to celebrate the Queen's 90th birthday celebrations at The Mall in London June 11, 2016. The ceremony is Queen Elizabeth 11 annual birthday parade and dates back to the era of King Charles 11. Photo by Hugo Philpott/UPI
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Queen Elizabeth II attends the Remembrance Sunday Service at the Cenotaph at Whitehall in London on November 11, 2014. Photo by Rune Hellestad/UPI
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(Front) The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge pose with their children Prince George and Princess Charlotte, Queen Elizabeth II, (Back left to right) Michael Francis Middleton, Pippa Middleton, James Middleton, Carole Elizabeth Middleton, Prince Charles, Princess Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, and Prince Phillip pose for a portrait on the day of Princess Charlotte's christening on Sunday, July 5, 2015. Photo courtesy of The British Monarchy
Britain's Queen Elizabeth II arrives at a welcome ceremony at the Arc de Triomphe in Paris on June 5, 2014. Queen Elizabeth II is in Paris on an official three-day state visit which will include a stop in Normandy for the June 6th ceremonies commemorating the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings. Photo by David Silpa/UPI
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II leaves No.10 Downing Street where she attended a cabinet meeting for the first time in her reign as monarch, in London, December 18, 2012. The Queen greeted the government ministers and received a present as part of her Diamond Jubilee celebrations. Photo by Hugo Philpott/UPI
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