Queen Victoria

Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
"the Grandmother of Europe"

                                            Born- May 24, 1819

Became Queen- 1837 when she was 18 years old a few years after King William IV died

                         She was a symbol of British imperialism and pride.

                         She supported British involvement in the Boer War.

                                         She proposed to her husband.

    She reined for 63 years. That was longer than any other female monarchy in Europe.

                                        She had 9 kids. (5 girls, 4 boys)

Her popularity was lowest in 1870's trough the 1880's after her husband's death

                After her husband's death, she neglected many of her duties.

                                         Died- January 22, 1901

                   There were many attempts to assassinate Queen Victoria.

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