Queen Elizabeth II, a monarch bound by duty, dies at 96

FILE - In this April 17, 2021 file photo Britain's Queen Elizabeth II sits alone in St. George's Chapel during the funeral of Prince Philip, the man who had been by her side for 73 years, at Windsor Castle, Windsor, England. Queen Elizabeth II, Britain’s longest-reigning monarch and a rock of stability across much of a turbulent century, has died. She was 96. Buckingham Palace made the announcement in a statement on Thursday Sept. 8, 2022. (Jonathan Brady/Pool via AP, File)

Queen Elizabeth II, a monarch bound by duty, dies at 96