Her closest family members, including heir to the throne Prince Charles (73), had previously traveled to be at the side of the head of the family. Buckingham Palace announced on September 8 that the 96-year-old was "under medical supervision at Balmoral Castle" and that the doctors were "concerned about Her Majesty's health". Two days earlier, Elizabeth II had welcomed Liz Truss (47) and appointed her as the new British Prime Minister.
Queen Elizabeth II: The monarch is dead
Queen Elizabeth II is dead.