Eiffel Tower Goes Dark in Tribute to Queen Elizabeth II

The Eiffel Tower’s lights went dark at midnight on September 9 in honor of Queen Elizabeth II.

This footage uploaded to Twitter shows the iconic tower’s lights being switched off at midnight.

The queen, who had served as the United Kingdom’s head of state since 1952, died at Balmoral aged 96, the Royal Family announced on Thursday. Credit: @tedeuzi via Storyful

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