Victoria, Königin von Großbritannien und Irland


Basic data

  1. Victoria Alexandrina, Königin von Großbritannien und Irland
  2. Victoria, Kaiserin von Indien Alternative Names
  3. May 24, 1819 in Kensington Palace (London)
  4. January 22, 1901 in Osborne House (Isle of Wight)
  5. Königin
  6. London


(Source: Wikimedia)
Portrait with her spaniel Dash by George Hayter, 1833 (Source: Wikimedia)
Self-portrait, 1835 (Source: Wikimedia)
Victoria receives the news of her accession from Lord Conyngham (bowing) and the Archbishop Howley (right). Painting by Henry Tanworth Wells, 1887. (Source: Wikimedia)
Coronation portrait by George Hayter (Source: Wikimedia)
Marriage of Victoria and Albert, painted by George Hayter (Source: Wikimedia)
Contemporary lithograph of Edward Oxford's attempt to assassinate Victoria, 1840 (Source: Wikimedia)
Portrait by Franz Xaver Winterhalter, 1843 (Source: Wikimedia)
Earliest known photograph of the Queen, here with her eldest daughter, Princess Victoria, c. 1845[75] (Source: Wikimedia)
Albert, Victoria and their nine children, 1857. Left to right: Alice, Arthur, Prince Albert, Albert Edward, Leopold, Louise, Queen Victoria with Beatrice, Alfred, Victoria, and Helena (Source: Wikimedia)
Portrait by Winterhalter, 1859 (Source: Wikimedia)
Photograph by J. J. E. Mayall, 1860 (Source: Wikimedia)
With John Brown at Balmoral, 1863. Photograph by G. W. Wilson (Source: Wikimedia)
Victoria admired Heinrich von Angeli's 1875 portrait of her for its "honesty, total want of flattery, and appreciation of character".[148] (Source: Wikimedia)
Victorian farthing, 1884 (Source: Wikimedia)
Extent of the British Empire in 1898 (Source: Wikimedia)
With the Munshi Abdul Karim (Source: Wikimedia)
Official Diamond Jubilee photograph by W. & D. Downey (Source: Wikimedia)
Portrait by Heinrich von Angeli, 1899 (Source: Wikimedia)
Poster proclaiming a day of mourning in Toronto on the day of Victoria's funeral (Source: Wikimedia)
Victoria amused. The remark "We are not amused" is attributed to her but there is no direct evidence that she ever said it,[66][211] and she denied doing so.[212] Her staff and family recorded that Victoria "was immensely amused and roared with laughter" on many occasions.[213] (Source: Wikimedia)
The Victoria Memorial in front of Buckingham Palace was erected a decade after her death. (Source: Wikimedia)
The Victoria Memorial in Kolkata, India (Source: Wikimedia)
Victoria's family in 1846 by Franz Xaver WinterhalterLeft to right: Prince Alfred and the Prince of Wales; the Queen and Prince Albert; Princesses Alice, Helena and Victoria (Source: Wikimedia)
Bildnis der Victoria, C. Mayer - um 1850 (Quelle: Digitaler Portraitindex)
Bildnis der Victoria Königin von England, nach 1837 (Quelle: Digitaler Portraitindex)
Bildnis der Victoria Königin von England, nach 1837 (Quelle: Digitaler Portraitindex)
Bildnis der Victoria von England, Mayer, Carl - um 1846/1855 (Quelle: Digitaler Portraitindex)
Bildnis der Victoria von England, John Cochran - 1836 (Quelle: Digitaler Portraitindex)
Bildnis der Victoria, Königin von England, 1837/1850 (Quelle: Digitaler Portraitindex)

Biographical information from the WeGA

  • Tochter von Eduard August, Duke of Kent und Strathearn (1767–1820) und dessen Frau Victoria
  • seit 1831 Königin von Großbritannien und Irland, ab 1876 zusätzlich Kaiserin von Indien
  • seit 10. Februar 1840 verheiratet mit Albert, Prinz von Sachsen-Coburg und Gotha





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