Queen Elizabeth II set to become longest reigning UK monarch

September 8, 2015 11:01 AM

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FILE - This is an Aug. 4, 1987 file photo of Diana, Princess of Wales, left, and Britain's Queen Elizabeth II as they smile to well-wishers outside Clarence House in London.

LONDON (AP) — She has lived longer than any of her predecessors, seen a dozen prime ministers come and go, and presided over six decades of British history — from war with Germany to the death of Princess Diana and terror attacks on London.

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