Confusion as concert stars wish Queen happy birthday on wrong day

A spokeswoman at Buckingham Palace confirmed the Queen's official birthday is on June 16th this year.

There was some confusion as Diamond Jubilee concert acts Grace Jones, Stevie Wonder and all used their performances this evening to wish the Queen a happy birthday.


'Happy birthday our Queen!' Announces Grace Jones as she leaves stage. Er.... Think she might have missed point! #jubilee #grace


Happy Birthday Your Highness" Not one word of that right Will! Lol


Star-studded Jubilee concert

The Prince of Wales has paid an emotional tribute to the Queen at a concert outside Buckingham Palace to celebrate her Diamond Jubilee. A host of musical stars took part including Gary Barlow, Sir Paul McCartney, Sir Elton John and Tom Jones.