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Victoria was Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland from 20 June 1837 until ..... In 1850, the Queen did sustain injury when she was assaulted by a possibly insane ex-army officer,...

Facts about Queen Victoria for kids - Primary Homework Help


Queen Victoria was only 18 when she came to the throne and she had a lot to ... How long exactly did Queen Victoria reign? ... Where did Queen Victoria live?

Queen Victoria - Queen - Biography.com


Nov 21, 2016 ... Queen Victoria of Great Britain held the throne longer than any other British ... She was born Alexandrina Victoria on May 24, 1819, in London, England ... months old and her mother became a domineering influence in her life.

Queen Victoria | Information Facts Summary - British Heritage Travel


Facts, Information & Articles About The Life of Queen Victoria, Queen of ... She dismissed him from her household and relegated her mother, who did not dismiss ...

National Geographic Kids | Ten Facts About Queen Victoria


Discover our top ten Queen Victoria facts here at National Geographic Kids. Learn about where ... 4) Did you know that Queen Victoria was a linguist? She spoke ... Later in life, she also learnt the Indian language of Hindustani. Impressive, eh ...

Victoria (England) facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com ...


As queen, she saw slavery abolished in the colonies, the Reform Bill passed, the Poor Law ... Lord Palmerston "affected pained surprise" at these injunctions but did not alter his ways. ... In 1882 a third attempt was made on Victoria's life.

Queen Victoria Facts | Primary Facts


May 24, 2013 ... She was the first monarch to live at Buckingham Palace in London. ... Victoria did not like smoking and had 'no smoking' signs placed in almost ...

Queen Victoria | HISTORY


Queen Victoria is Britain's longest reigning monarch, on the throne for 64 years. ... The attempt on Victoria's life made her more popular with the English people. ... John Brown, Victoria developed a reputation (which she did not altogether ...

Queen Victoria: Interesting Facts for kids *** - Facts About Index


Biography and Interesting Facts about Queen Victoria for kids. ... A fiercely independent woman she did however face the declining political control that ... fact sheet provides interesting facts about the life, times and history of Queen Victoria.

Six Facts to Know About Queen Victoria - 19th Century History


These six facts about Queen Victoria may change the way you think about the ... in the late 1830s, most observers probably did not expect much from her reign. ... Victoria began drawing as a child, and throughout her life she continued to ...

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5 Things You May Not Know About Queen Victoria - History in the ...


Jun 28, 2013 ... On June 28, the 18-year-old Queen Victoria was crowned as monarch of ... Some accounts claim she had a 50-inch waist by the end of her life, ...

7 surprising facts about Queen Victoria | History Extra


Aug 26, 2016 ... Later in life, Victoria reflected that she “led a very unhappy life as a child… and did not know what a happy domestic life was”. She retained a ...

BBC - Primary History - Famous People - Queen Victoria


When did she live? Victoria was born in 1819. She became Queen in 1837 when she was 18. Her reign lasted for more than 60 years. Queen Victoria was born ...