Queen Addresses U.N. for First Time in 50-Plus Years

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II is scheduled to visit New York City today to address the United Nations for the first time in more than half a century. The royal was 31 the last time she stood before the assembled world representatives in 1957, when "Leave It to Beaver" had recently premiered on TV and the Soviet Union had launched Sputnik. She expressed optimism for the fledgling U.N., which at the time was barely a decade old. "I offer you my best wishes in your tasks and pray that you may be...Full Story
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