She was the granddaughter of George III, and her father, Edward was fourth in line to the throne. But when the prince of Wales died early, his brothers sought to get married and maintain the line of succession.
left Victoria to be crowned at the age of 18
was a time of unprecedented expansion for Britain in term of both of industry and The Victorian period also witnessed great advances in science and technology
. When Prince Albert died in 1861, at the age of 41, Queen Victoria went into deep mourning and struggled to overcome this loss
Parliament and Benjamin Disraeli had to use all their persuasive power to get her to open parliament
For various reasons, several attempts were made on the life of Queen Victoria