Queen Elizabeth II has met every US president, except Lyndon Johnson, since ascending to the throne on 6 February 1952.
She also met Herbert Hoover after he left the White House and Harry Truman while she was still a Princess.
God has saved “The Queen” for a long, long time…
Queen Elizabeth II was still a Princess when she met President Harry Truman on 1 November 1951.
Queen Elizabeth II met President Herbert Hoover in 1957, more than 20 years after he retired.
On 20 October 1957 President Dwight Eisenhower became the first sitting US president to host Queen Elizabeth II
Here Queen Elizabeth II is hosting President Kennedy at Buckingham Palace (5 June 1961).
The Queen meets President Richard Nixon in Buckinghamshire (1970).
Queen Elizabeth II dances with President Gerald Ford on 17 July 1976.
President Jimmy Carter met Queen Elizabeth II at her home, Buckingham Palace, on 1 May 1977. Carter famously broke protocol by kissing her instead of taking a bow.
The Queen with Ronald Reagan (March 1983).
Queen Elizabeth II pictured with President George HW Bush on 15 May 1991.
Queen Elizabeth II pictured with President Bill Clinton (June 1994).
George W Bush, known for being very informal, held this white-tie event for Queen Elizabeth II on 15 June 2008, the only one during his years in the White House.
US President Barack Obama and Queen Elizabeth II at Buckingham Palace on 24 May 24 2011.
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