She was the only child of Princess Victoria of Saxe-Coburg and Edward Duke of Kent. Her throne was strengthened by her marriage to her cousin Albert of Saxe-Coburg in 1840. Albert was very persuasive during the Queen’s reign. He left the legacy of the Christmas Tree and the Great Exhibition of 1851. Victoria’s reign developed the British Empire to twice its size.
Can You Identify All These British Leaders From One Image?
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