Queen Elizabeth II, the "longest reigning British monarch," according to Fox News, has died at the age of 96. Queen Elizabeth reigned for seven decades, becoming the face of the United Kingdom, the definition of monarchy, and the icon of an era.
President Joseph Biden issued a proclamation in the afternoon of September 08, 2022, ordering all US flags to be held at half staff in honor of a wonderful monarch and friend. This will be held until the day of internment, which is currently unknown. Join all public buildings, grounds, military and naval stations, and facilities at home and abroad by bringing your home flag to half staff in honor of Queen Elizabeth II and her inspiring life.
For more information on the proclamation here: Proclamation.