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No, Queen Elizabeth Has Not Died

The accounts impersonated the BBC.

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A writer for the Hollywood Reporter and the founder of research firm EKOS were also fooled.

The Queen's health has been a topic of discussion since Buckingham Palace announced she would miss Christmas mass due to a "heavy cold."

Jane Lytvynenko is a reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in Toronto, Canada. PGP fingerprint: A088 89E6 2500 AD3C 8081 BAFB 23BA 21F3 81E0 101C.

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