Queen Victoria - May 24, 1819 London. Died Jan. 22, 1901 English Monarch. Queen of Great Britain and Ireland (1837-1901) and (from 1876) Empress of India. One of the most famous rulers in English history, she was born in London at Kensington Palace in May of 1819.
Only child of Prince Edward Augustus Duke of Kent (1767–1820) & Princess Victoria (1786–1861) of Saxe-Coburg & wife of Prince Albert of Saxe Coburg & Gotha (1819-1861). Queen Victoria (1819-1901) in a dress with elbow length puffed sleeves ending with engageantes while she uses a blue satin ribbon for a wrist band by Artist Unknown.
Queen Victoria near the end of her life. She was the last British monarch of the House of Hanover (her son King Edward VII belonged to the House of Saxe-Coburg and Gotta, the line of his father, Prince Albert).