These six facts about Queen Victoria may change the way you think about the woman whose name defined the 19th Century.

6 Things You Should Know About Queen Victoria

Chicken Fun Fact - The Cochin chicken became popular after it was first imported into England and given to Queen Victoria who had a chicken coop built at her royal palace to house what was then called a "Shanghai" chicken.

Jenna Coleman has admitted she is "obsessed" with finding out facts about Queen Victoria after portraying the iconic former monarch in ITV's 'Victoria'

Jenna Coleman has become a Queen Victoria "geek" since filming the miniseries 'Victoria'. The actress portrays the former monarch - who reigned for 39 years - in the forthcoming period drama and is "obsessed" with finding out new things…

19 Strange And Delightful Facts About British History - BuzzFeed Mobile

19 Strange And Delightful Facts About British History

These six facts about Queen Victoria may change the way you think about the woman whose name defined the 19th Century.

6 Things You Should Know About Queen Victoria

Lithograph of Queen Victoria on the throne - Ann Ronan Pictures/Print Collector/Getty Images

Queen Victoria's secret?  Did she marry Mr. Brown and have his daughter?  This is a very interesting article about one of the most famous monarchs of British history and of one of the most amazing love stories to come out of the 19th century.  Enjoy!

Victoria's secret? New evidence shows Queen Victoria married her Scottish groom and bore him a secret daughter who was spirited to America

‘New evidence shows Queen Victoria married her Scottish groom and bore him a secret daughter who was spirited to America.’ Curious, if not unlikely! A lovely anecdote regardless: But there is one aspect of the outrageous claims about Queen Victoria.

Jenna Coleman as Victoria

ITV's Victoria - Victoria and Dash - Jenna Coleman I love that she has a doggie

The world's first postage stamp was issued by Great Britain and Ireland in 1840

Are stamps still a good investment ???

“ The Penny Black Stamp: The Penny Black was the world’s first adhesive postage stamp used in a public postal system. It was issued in Britain on 1 May for official use from 6 May.

Red Queen cover! Read this book cover to cover!!! So amazing! Definitely a high recommendation!

Graceling meets The Selection in debut novelist Victoria Aveyard's sweeping tale of seventeen-year-old Mare, a common girl whose once-latent magical power draws her into the dangerous intrigue of the king's palace. Will her power save her or condemn her?

Six Things You Should Know About Queen Victoria: What You Probably Don't Know About Queen Victoria

6 Things You Should Know About Queen Victoria

Queen Victoria queen of United Kingdom Empress of India crowned Victoria on throne in coronation robes wearing crown and holding sceptre.

I knew about Britain and Russia, didn't know Germany was a cousin too!!

The King of Germany, England and Germany were all cousins - WTF fun facts (grandmother is watching)

*mic drop* what's a queen without her king successful

When a Queen marries, her husband does not become King. When a King marries, his wife becomes Queen. Queens = badass and necessary.

You probably already know all the facts about Queen Elizabeth II and her family, but what about Queen Victoria, her great-great-grandmother? The second season of Victoria won't air in the US until January, so now would be the perfect time to brush up on your history.

She Was Almost Killed 6 Times, and 17 Other Fascinating Facts About Queen Victoria

On the death of William IV, Queen Victoria, aged acceded to the throne, on this day June, Her reign of 63 years and 7 months is currently longer than that of any other British monarch and the longest of any female monarch in history

She Was Almost Killed 6 Times, and 17 Other Fascinating Facts About Queen Victoria

She Was Almost Killed 6 Times, and 17 Other Fascinating Facts About Queen Victoria

You probably already know all the facts about Queen Elizabeth II and her family, but what about Queen Victoria, her great-great-grandmother? The second season

A Hollow Body | 21 Apps That Will Change The Way You Look At London:Sherlock Holmes self guided tour

21 Apps That Will Change The Way You Look At London

This Hack Will Save You From Getting Annoying Runs In Your Tights All Winter

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