“Over 63 years and counting, she has advised a dozen prime ministers (the first was Winston Churchill) and observed 12 U.S. presidents and seven popes.” And Queen Elizabeth II just became her country’s longest reigning monarch. In the old days, we’d celebrate a milestone like this with some good wine and a few beheadings. But today we’ll settle for this look back at some of the Queen’s key milestones in photos and videos.

+ Bloomberg: Queen Elizabeth II isn’t as rich as you’d think, at least relative to today’s super-rich. (She should have launched an app.)