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A display of lights by drones during the Platinum Jubilee of Elizabeth II

A jubilee is an anniversary of an event. It usually marks the 25th, 40th, 50th, 60th, or the 70th anniversary. In modern times, many monarchs have jubilees to celebrate a number of years that they have been on the throne. For example, in 2023, Carl XVI Gustaf is celebrating his Golden Jubilee (50 years).

Types of Jubilees[change | change source]

  • Silver jubilee, for a 25th anniversary.
  • Ruby jubilee, for a 40th anniversary.
  • Golden jubilee, for a 50th anniversary.
  • Diamond jubilee, for a 60th or 75th anniversary.
  • Sapphire jubilee, for a 65th anniversary.
  • Platinum jubilee, for a 70th anniversary.