9 Surprising Facts About Queen Victoria – FindMyPast

I saw this earlier today on FindMyPast9 Surprising Facts About Queen Victoria: https://blog.findmypast.com/9-surprising-facts-about-queen-victoria-2637609485.html.

1. She Shouldn’t Really Have Been Queen

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2. She Should Have Been Queen Alexandrina

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The Examiner, 25 June 1837 Image © THE BRITISH LIBRARY BOARD. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

3. She was the First Monarch to Live in Buckingham Palace

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4. She Married Her First Cousin

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5. She Spoke Several Languages

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6. She was on the First Ever Stamp

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7. She was Empress in Name

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8. She Was the First British Royal to Travel by Train

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9. She Survived Eight Assassination Attempts

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Illustrated London News, 11 March 1882

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