Lady Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon | Queen Elizabeth | The Queen Mother
5' 2" (1.57 m)
Did You Know?
Cowards falter, but danger is often overcome by those who nobly dare.
Is portrayed by Helena Bonham Carter
in The King's Speech
(2010). Writer David Seidler
, who suffered from a stutter as a child, found inspiration in her husband King George VI
's ability to overcome it, and asked her permission to write a play about it. Elizabeth gave her permission on one condition: it could not be produced until after her death, as she found the memories quite painful. Seidler ...
Always wore pastel clothes, a hat and pearls