The death today of Queen Elizabeth II, Britain’s longest-reigning monarch, prompted an outpouring of remembrances and tributes from politicians, musicians, movie & TV personalities, sports activities franchises and cultural establishments.
President Biden issued a lengthy statement through which he pledged a continuation of the “particular relationship” between the U.S. and Britain saying, “Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II was greater than a monarch. She outlined an period.”
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Rock royalty additionally paid tribute.
The Rolling Stones — themselves a outstanding instance of longevity — mentioned in an announcement that the Queen “was a relentless presence of their lives as in numerous others.”
Stones frontman Mick Jagger, who was knighted by Queen Elizabeth in 2002, additionally remembered her steadfastness: “For my complete life Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II has at all times been there. In my childhood I can recall watching her marriage ceremony highlights on TV. I keep in mind her as a stupendous younger girl, to the a lot beloved grandmother of the nation. My deepest sympathies are with the Royal household.”
Dame Helen Mirren, who gained an Oscar for her portrayal of the monarch in The Queen, wrote that she was “a lady, who, with or with out the crown, was the epitome of the Aristocracy.”
Sir Elton John known as the Queen “an inspiring presence to be round and led the nation via a few of our biggest and darkest moments with grace, decency and a real caring heat.”
The now King Charles said of his mother in a statement, “During this era of mourning and alter, my household and I might be comforted and sustained by our information of the respect and deep affection through which The Queen was so broadly held.
Read the complete textual content of these and different reactions beneath.
The Rolling Stones prolong their deepest sympathy to the Royal household on the demise of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II, who was a relentless presence of their lives as in numerous others. pic.twitter.com/veCyfN8rjp
— The Rolling Stones (@RollingStones) September 8, 2022
For my complete life Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II has at all times been there. In my childhood I can recall watching her marriage ceremony highlights on TV. I keep in mind her as a stupendous younger girl, to the a lot beloved grandmother of the nation. My deepest sympathies are with the Royal household. pic.twitter.com/3JLILZDKwK
— Mick Jagger (@MickJagger) September 8, 2022
— Elton John (@eltonofficial) September 8, 2022
Like so lots of you, Michelle and I are grateful to have witnessed Her Majesty’s devoted management, and we’re awed by her legacy of tireless, dignified public service. Our ideas are along with her household and the individuals of the United Kingdom at this tough time. pic.twitter.com/sbID222iSQ
— Barack Obama (@BarackObama) September 8, 2022
Today, Americans be a part of the individuals of the United Kingdom in mourning the unhappy passing of Queen Elizabeth II. Over her seven many years on the throne, Her Majesty was a pillar of management within the world enviornment and a faithful buddy of freedom.
— Nancy Pelosi (@SpeakerPelosi) September 8, 2022
A message from the Broadway manufacturing of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. pic.twitter.com/mJSh2xVhrI
— Harry Potter and the Cursed Child NYC (@CursedChildNYC) September 8, 2022
As U.S. Senate Majority Leader, I took to the Senate ground to recollect Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.
We provide our deepest sympathies and prayers to the Royal Family and the individuals of the United Kingdom. pic.twitter.com/xC8am2qZOu
— Chuck Schumer (@SenSchumer) September 8, 2022
— Andrew Lloyd Webber (@OfficialALW) September 8, 2022
I mourn with my nation the passing of our biggest Queen. With a heavy coronary heart I say it’s devastating the considered England with out Queen Elizabeth II pic.twitter.com/JZYXGRz2hb
— Ozzy Osbourne (@OzzyOsbourne) September 8, 2022
It is with profound unhappiness that we acquired the information that Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II has handed away.
Her Majesty the Queen might be eternally linked with a few of our most memorable moments – together with presenting the Jules Rimet Trophy to our 1966 @FIFAWorldCup-winning aspect. pic.twitter.com/hwK1zV7Kge
— England (@England) September 8, 2022
There is nothing extra noble than to commit your life to the service of others. We stand with the individuals of the UK and Commonwealth in honoring the life and dedication to obligation of her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. May she relaxation in peace. pic.twitter.com/GkLpqyovlh
— Tim Cook (@tim_cook) September 8, 2022
The world has misplaced a unprecedented individual, Queen Elizabeth. I at all times revered and appreciated her vitality, dedication, fortitude…her deep sense of obligation….and the truth that she cherished her job and her individuals cherished her again. The true and unhappy finish of an period….
— Robert Iger (@RobertIger) September 8, 2022
It is with nice unhappiness that we’ve learnt of the demise of Her Majesty The Queen. We have been actually honoured that Queen Elizabeth II was our Patron. Everyone on the Hall will really feel her absence keenly. pic.twitter.com/g5GqgEY4HV
— Royal Albert Hall (@RoyalAlbertHall) September 8, 2022
— Harry Potter Film (@HarryPotterFilm) September 8, 2022
Queen Elizabeth’s stoicism and sense of obligation was a chilled and stabilising affect all through the ups and downs of many tumultuous many years, and her devotion to the individuals of the UK and the Commonwealth was unconditional. pic.twitter.com/l6uiLyVXD6
— Nick Clegg (@nickclegg) September 8, 2022
“For over seven many years, Queen Elizabeth II’s braveness and inspiration guided our closest ally because it navigated an ever altering world. Jeanette and I mourn the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.”
Read Senator Rubio’s full assertion ⬇️https://t.co/SYlGGy7omY
— Senator Rubio Press (@SenRubioPress) September 8, 2022
The President of Pakistan, Dr. Arif Alvi, has expressed his honest condolences to the Royal household, the federal government, and the individuals of Great Britain on the unhappy demise of Queen Elizabeth II, the second longest reigning monarch within the historical past of Great Britain. pic.twitter.com/x2R3TIAz4m
— The President of Pakistan (@PresOfPakistan) September 8, 2022
Queen Elizabeth II has handed away at age 96. My ideas are with the royal household and with the individuals of the United Kingdom and actually around the globe who mourn her passing. In her time, the Queen noticed a rustic and certainly a world remodeled. There shall be none different like her.
— George Takei (@GeorgeTakei) September 8, 2022
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II embodied the British nation’s continuity and unity for over 70 years. I keep in mind her as a buddy of France, a kind-hearted queen who has left a long-lasting impression on her nation and her century.
— Emmanuel Macron (@EmmanuelMacron) September 8, 2022
It was with the heaviest of hearts that we discovered of the passing of Canada’s longest-reigning Sovereign, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. She was a relentless presence in our lives – and her service to Canadians will eternally stay an necessary a part of our nation’s historical past.
— Justin Trudeau (@JustinTrudeau) September 8, 2022
It is with deep unhappiness that we discovered of the demise of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. On behalf of the 🇺🇦 individuals, we prolong honest condolences to the @RoyalFamily, the whole United Kingdom and the Commonwealth over this irreparable loss. Our ideas and prayers are with you.
— Володимир Зеленський (@ZelenskyyUa) September 8, 2022
God bless #QueenElizabeth, a gracious chief, girl, and our host on return from the moon. On behalf of the Apollo 11 crew, Godspeed and God bless the Royal Family. Sincere condolences. pic.twitter.com/GFQzWlEUvx
— Dr. Buzz Aldrin (@TheActualBuzz) September 8, 2022
Manchester United shares the sorrow of the whole nation following the announcement from Buckingham Palace on the passing of Her Royal Highness The Queen Elizabeth II. pic.twitter.com/QwLRZ9z4yf
— Manchester United (@ManUtd) September 8, 2022
Rest in peace, Your Majesty 🖤 pic.twitter.com/a61oRiRpvE
— Disney UK (@Disney_UK) September 8, 2022