Right after a yr of scaled-down situations and exceptional in-man or woman meetings, Queen Elizabeth is receiving again to her usual calendar of regal engagements, and she has a big one particular coming up up coming weekend. The 95-calendar year-old monarch will host President Joe Biden and Initial Lady Dr. Jill Biden at Windsor Castle on Sunday, June 13, through the President’s check out to the United Kingdom.
More than the previous several months, there have been reports that the Queen would last but not least satisfy President Biden during his journey the U.K., and Buckingham Palace verified the information today.
Queen Elizabeth, who is celebrating her Platinum Jubilee up coming year, has has satisfied with every single single sitting down U.S. President aside from Lyndon B. Johnson in the course of her historic reign. The monarch’s impending engagement with President Biden will be her first massive conference with a world chief due to the fact her spouse, Prince Philip, passed absent in April at the age of 99.
Biden is touring to the U.K. for the G7 Summit, which commences on June 11 in Cornwall. The annual summit was canceled previous year because of to the coronavirus pandemic.
It is not clear if other members of the royal spouse and children, together with Prince Charles, Prince William or Kate Middleton, will be in attendance at the Windsor Castle conference. When this will be the initially time the Bidens have individually satisfied with the Queen, the President has achieved Prince Charles in the previous, as perfectly as Prince Harry.