Fact Check: What "The Crown" Gets Right (and Wrong) About Queen Elizabeth II's Life

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The British Royal Family has long captured the interests and imaginations of the world, and the success of Netflix's original series The Crown proves that audiences everywhere are still enraptured and enthralled by royal intrigue. But the question of just how faithful the series may be is one many of us continue to wonder about. How much is fabricated drama to capture viewers’ attention, and how much is historically accurate?

The best way to tell truth from fiction is to dive right into both and do some research along the way. As Netflix prepares to debut the fourth season of the show in mid-November, let's explore what The Crown got perfectly right about Queen Elizabeth II's life — and what it got desperately wrong.

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