The following excerpt is from an article that originally appeared on Christian Today
The Queen will celebrate her 91st birthday in private today with her official birthday celebrations held in June.
The King’s Troop Royal Horse Artillery will fire 41 volleys in her honour at midday in Hyde Park. A further 62 volleys will be fired at the Tower of London an hour later.
Her Majesty has been stalwart in her faith since she committed herself to a life of service under God in a radio broadcast on her 21st birthday.
The Queen has two birthdays – her actual date of birth which is April 21 and her official birthday usually on the second Saturday in June.Reuters
On this day in 1947 she said: ‘I declare before you all that my whole life, whether it be long or short, shall be devoted to your servicepost was originally published on this site