On 1 May 1876, she adopted the additional title of Empress of India. Known as the Victorian era. Her reign of 63 years and seven months was longer than that of any of her predecessors.It was a period of industrial, cultural, political, scientific, and military change within the United Kingdom, and was marked by a great expansion of the British Empire. Victoria was the daughter of Prince Edward, Duke of Kent and Strathearn. The fourth son of King George III. , and Princess Victoria of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld.
After both the Duke and his father died in 1820, she was raised under close supervision. By her mother and her comptroller.
She inherited the throne aged 18 after her father's three elder brothers died without surviving legitimate issue. The United Kingdom was an established constitutional monarchy. In which the sovereign held relatively little direct political power. Privately, she attempted to influence government policy and ministerial appointments; publicly, she became a national icon who was identified with strict standards of personal morality.Victoria married her cousin Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha. Married into royal and noble families across the continent, earning Victoria the sobriquet.
"The grandmother of Europe" and spreading haemophilia in European royalty. After Albert's death in 1861, Victoria plunged into deep mourning and avoided public appearances. As a result of her seclusion, republicanism in the United Kingdom. Temporarily gained strength, but in the latter half of her reign, her popularity recovered.
And Diamond Jubilees were times of public celebration. She died on the Isle of Wight. Of the House of Hanover. She was succeeded by her son Edward VII. Of the House of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha.
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