Tuvalu: Heads of State: 1978-2016
All Heads of State in the following index are also Heads of State in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, and other realms and territories.
|By the Grace of God, of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and of Her other Realms and Territories Queen, Head of the Commonwealth, Defender of the Faith |
|1 Oct 1978 - ? ? 1987||Elizabeth II|
|By the Grace of God Queen of Tuvalu and of Her other Realms and Territories, Head of the Commonwealth |
|? ? 1987 -||Elizabeth II (x)|
|||Elizabeth II declared to be Sovereign of Tuvalu specifically under this style and titles, as recorded in the Constitution of 1986 (there shown with minor variants with no statutory significance).|
|||Style and titles decreed by Act 1 of 1987 (Cap 10); this style was in some official use even before independence on 1 Oct 1978.|