Look at Which Celebrities are Related to Queen Elizabeth II

Posted June 1, 2012 by Amanda | 2 Comments

June 2 kicks off Queen Elizabeth II‘s Diamond Jubilee celebration. In honor of her 60 years on the throne, here’s a look at just a few notable celebrities who are related to the Queen of England.

Throughout her long and distinguished reign, Queen Elizabeth has met with 12 U.S. Presidents. In 2009, President Obama made a visit to Buckingham Palace. President Obama is Queen Elizabeth’s 9th cousin twice removed!

Just this week, teen idol Justin Bieber caused a stir in Norway. He’ll be heading to London, England soon on his world tour. Did you know Justin Bieber is Queen Elizabeth II’s 11th cousin thrice removed?

Justin isn’t the only artist to be related to the Queen of England. You might be surprised to learn that Beyoncé is Queen Elizabeth II’s 11th cousin once removed!

British actor Hugh Grant is also a relative of the Queen. He is Queen Elizabeth II’s 9th cousin once removed.

Do you have any royalty in your blood? Check out Queen Elizabeth’s family tree and let us know how you’re related!

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  • History

    Well I guess that is the evidence of Justin Bieber’s and Beyonce’s mi’qmaq family.

    philippe Mius d’Azy D’entremont married twice. Both of his
    wives were Amerindian women and Philippe’s children lived among the “sauvages”
    on the East Coast in the 1708 census.

    Ref(1): Dictionnaire Genealogique des familles Acadiennes, vol:1 p.1206
    Publication: Centre d’Etudes Acadiennes, Universite’ de Moncton: Author: Stephan
    A. White.

    Ref(2): Histoire et Genealogie des Acadiennes, vols. I-6, 1639-1755 Publication:
    Quebec,Le Conseil de la Vie Francaise en Amerique,1965. Author: Bonaventure

  • Mama

    Im her 9th Cousin as well. You can trace your connection on relativefinder.com its lots of fun!