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Victoria, Princess Royal and Prince Frederick William of Prussia, the future German Emperor Frederick III. They were the parents of Emperor (Kaiser) William II.

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Exploring the Depths of Buckingham Palace #Infographic #InteriorDesign

Exploring the Depths of Buckingham Palace #Infographic

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19 Strange And Delightful Facts About British History

You'll Never Guess Who This Woman's Godmother Was

A lady of beauty inside and out Lady Sarah Forbes Bonetta Davies, photographed by Camille Silvy, 1862 Sarah Forbes Bonetta Davies was a child born into a royal West African dynasty. She was orphaned in 1848, when her parents were killed in a slave-hunting war. She was around five years old. In 1850, Sarah was taken to England and presented to Queen Victoria as a “gift” from the King of Dahomey. She became the queen’s goddaughter and a celebrity known for her extraordinary intelligence.

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Queen Victoria: The real story of her 'domestic bliss'

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George III as a young man. He is the 3rd longest reigning British monarch (59 years). Only Queen Victoria and Queen Elizabeth have reigned longer.

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