Queen Victoria, once the longest serving monarch in British history, reigned for sixty-three years, seven months and two days.
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Victoria’s marriage to her first cousin, Albert, was a love match and the couple went on to have nine children, four boys and five girls, who were portrayed as a loving family in a series of portraits and photographs.
Victoria and Albert had 9 children who produced 42 grandchildren and 87 great-grandchildren.
Love them or loathe them, royal weddings continue to hold our interest.
The royal weddings of today owe a lot to Queen Victoria and her family. Find out how the traditions have endured.
Queen Victoria’s life has been portrayed countless times on screen and here are her most memorable.
Please note we are only including film and television appearances where Queen Victoria has a prominent role as there are too many smaller appearances to consider.
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Queen Elizabeth II reigned for 70 years, 7 months and 3 days, making her the longest serving monarch in British history and the last Queen of the United Kingdom and the Commonwealth that will be seen for at least three generations.