Frequent question: Who is the oldest British monarch?

Who is the oldest monarch ever?

Monarchs of sovereign states with verifiable reigns by exact date

No. Name Duration
(years, days)
1 Louis XIV 72 years, 110 days
2 Bhumibol Adulyadej (Rama IX) 70 years, 126 days
3 Johann II 70 years, 91 days

Has any monarch lived to 100?

These British royal family members consist of two centenarians, eight nonagenarians, and 17 octogenarians.

List of British royal family members by lifespan.

Name Elizabeth II
Relation To George VI
Lifespan From 21 April 1926
To Present
Duration (years, days) 95 years, 162 days

Can a child become king of England?

According to the Regency Acts in force, if the monarch is under the age of 18 years when he or she succeeds to the throne, a regency is automatically established, and, until the monarch attains the age of 18 years, the royal functions are discharged by the regent in the name and on behalf of the monarch.

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