See photos of Queen Elizabeth through the years in honor of her 90th birthday

<div class="meta image-caption"><div class="origin-logo origin-image none"><span>none</span></div><span class="caption-text">Future king and queen, George, Duke of York, and Elizabeth, Duchess of York, holding their first child, future Monarch Princess Elizabeth at her christening ceremony in May 1926. (Central Press&#47;Getty Images)</span></div>
Happy Birthday, Queen Elizabeth II! The British monarch turns 90 years old on April 21, 2016.

Check out the gallery above to see how Queen Elizabeth II has changed from her days as Princess Elizabeth, to ascending the throne in 1952, to today.

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