London (AFP) – 06/02/2022. 16:25
Elizabeth II celebrates the 70th anniversary of her accession to the British throne
- Camilla, wife of Crown Prince Charles, will be called Queen
- The capacity chosen by Elizabeth II for her daughter-in-law is usually conferred on the husband or wife of a ruling monarch
The Queen celebrates Elizabeth II Sunday the seventieth anniversary of her accession to the throne Britain A day after she announced that she hoped Camilla, the wife of heir to the throne, Prince Charles, would bear the title of queen as his wife upon his accession to the throne, in
A move that ended a long-running sensitive debate between the British.
In a letter she wrote on the occasion of the platinum jubilee of her accession to the throne, Queen Elizabeth II (95 years) expressed her “sincere hope” that Camilla would become Queen consort when he inherits the throne.
Her son Charles took the throne after her death.
And the headline “Daily Mail”, the most widely spread in Britain, on Sunday, “Camilla will become Queen.” As for the Sunday Times, it wrote, “This is the first time that the Queen has publicly expressed her opinion on the issue of
Public opinion has been divided since Charles and Camilla married in 2005.
Camilla is queen as the king’s wife.
A spokesman for Charles and Camilla said they were “touched and honored by the words” of the Queen, who also stressed the “faithful work” of the Duchess of Cornwall.
Camilla, 74, who is appreciated by the British for her simplicity, has become a pillar of the British monarchy with many commitments.
The capacity chosen by Elizabeth II for her daughter-in-law is usually conferred on the husband or wife of a ruling monarch. In theory, this allows Camilla to become queen.
The future of Camilla’s title was the subject of long and fierce debate when she married Prince Charles in 2005, especially after the death of his ex-wife, Princess Diana in 1997. Advisers said at the time that Camilla did not
She wants the title of Queen and prefers the adjective “princess” in a precedent in the history of the British royal family.
Camilla has held the title of Duchess of Cornwall since her marriage to Charles, and for a long time remained unpopular with many Britons who considered her responsible for the collapse of the legendary marriage of Prince Charles, who was
His mistress during his association with Princess Diana.
About half of Britons last year hoped that Camilla would be crowned queen as the king’s wife when the heir to the throne ascended the throne.