Queen Elizabeth II turns 91

Queen Elizabeth II turns 91

PanARMENIAN.Net – Britain marked Queen Elizabeth II's 91st birthday on Friday with gun salutes, as the monarch celebrated quietly at home. A troop of the Royal Horse Artillery rode horse-and-gun carriages past Buckingham Palace before staging a 41-gun salute in Hyde Park at noon . Outside the palace, a band of guardsmen in scarlet tunics and bearskin hats played Happy Birthday during the Changing of the Guard ceremony. There was a second salute with 62 guns at the centuries-old Tower of London. The queen is Britain's oldest and longest-reigning monarch, having become queen on Feb. 6, 1952. She is also the world's…