07/06/1977 The Silver Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II
Queen Elizabeth II jubilee speech
Queen Elizabeth 2 and royal family attend Jubilee Day London 1977
The Silver Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II marked the 25th anniversary of Queen Elizabeth II's accession to the thrones of the United Kingdom and other Commonwealth realms. It was celebrated with large-scale parties and parades throughout the UK. A further 500 million people around the Commonwealth watched the day's events on live television.