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Rare, classic photos of Queen Elizabeth II

Updated 1539 GMT (2339 HKT) June 2, 2013
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Queen Mother Elizabeth, from left, Prince Charles and Queen Elizabeth II attend Princess Margaret's wedding in 1960. Loomis Dean/Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images
Queen Elizabeth II watches a University of Maryland vs. University of North Carolina football game at Maryland's Byrd Stadium during her 1957 official visit to the United States. Alfred Eisenstaedt—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images
The queen speaks at a state dinner in Ghana in 1961. Paul Schutzer/Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images
Queen Elizabeth visits Ethiopia in 1965. John Loengard/Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images
Queen Elizabeth II visits Ethiopia in 1965. See the full gallery on Life.com. John Loengard/Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images