Victoria, Princess Royal

Victoria, Princess Royal

Victoria, Princess Royal was the eldest child of Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom and Prince Albert. She was created Princess Royal of the United Kingdom in 1841. She became German Empress and Queen of Prussia by marriage to German Emperor Frederick III. After her husband's death, she became widely known as Empress Frederick .
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London
Death Place
Friedrichshof
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Princess Victoria visits Tornio - YLE News
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Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden and her husband, Prince Daniel, are visiting the twin cities of Tornio-Haparanda on Thursday. Victoria is christening a square built on the border of the two cities, which will be known as “Victoria's Square
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Killer heels for Princess Victoria as she tries out Posh maternity style - hellomagazine.com (blog)
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21 SEPTEMBER 2011 Like her British namesake Princess Victoria of Sweden hasn't forsaken vertinigous heels just because she's pregnant. She was right on trend in towering studded shoe boots during a two-day visit to Finland with her husband Prince
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Thousands turn out in the rain to see the expecting Princess Victoria in Turku - Helsingin Sanomat
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On Monday, Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden and her husband Prince Daniel started their visit to Finland's Turku with an open official reception at the Forum Marinum Maritime Centre. In front of Forum Marinum, Princess Victoria unveiled the Crown
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Princess Victoria visiting Turku - YLE News
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Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden and her husband, Prince Daniel, arrived in Turku for a two-day visit on Monday. In addition to discussing the preservation of the Baltic Sea, the couple plans to enjoy cultural pursuits in the city
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Norway's king and queen coming to Minnesota for 8 days in October - Minneapolis Star Tribune
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Queen Sonja and King Harald of Norway arrive for the Swedish Parliament's concert at the Royal Concert Hall, in honour of the wedding of Sweden's Crown Princess Victoria, in Stockholm, Sweden, Friday, June 18, 2010. Crown Princess Victoria will marry
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Stand Out Luxury Hotels (PHOTOS) - Huffington Post
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While covering Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden's wedding last June (the royal wedding of the decade until William and Kate's), I was at the Grand Hotel Stockholm. Long one of Sweden's leading luxury hotels, with its interiors designated as a "Swedish
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Radiant Princess Victoria showcases her blossoming bump - hellomagazine.com
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Looking lovely in a navy blue floor-length dress, Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden and her baby bump stole the limelight at The Polar Music Prize in Stockholm. Radiant and clutching a bouquet of flowers, the mum-to-be smiled broadly as she arrived
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'Let's hope everything goes well': Victoria - The Local.se
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Sweden's Crown Princess Victoria on Thursday expressed her gratitude to those who wished her well following news of her pregnancy, while newspapers across Sweden pondered the significance of the impending royal birth. “We want to say thanks for all the ... - -
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Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden - StyleBistro
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Crown Princess of Victoria of Sweden is known for her sophisticated and ultra feminine style. She favors frocks with intricate beading and embroidered detailing, which makes this Elie Saab dress perfect for the new mommy-to-be. Paired with simple pumps
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Royal court says Sweden's Crown Princess Victoria is pregnant with first child - Washington Post
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( Scanpix Sweden/Fredrik Sandberg / Associated Press ) - Swedish Crown Princess Victoria leaves the Grand Hotel in central Stockholm, Sweden, on Wednesday Aug. 17, 2011, after attending the presentation of the International Swede of the Year Award
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Princess Victoria: A career cut short - CANOE
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For Princess Victoria it's September 1, 1984 that is etched in her memory. That was the night she broke her neck and never wrestled again. The WWF show was in Philadelphia, at the Spectrum. "We were in the arena across the street from the Michael
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    LATE ADULTHOOD
  • 1901
    Age 60
    She was buried next to her husband in the royal mausoleum of the Friedenskirche at Potsdam on 13 August 1901.
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    The Empress Dowager died in Friedrichshof on 5 August 1901, less than seven months after the death of her mother.
  • FIFTIES
  • 1900
    Age 59
    By the autumn of 1900, the cancer spread to her spine, and as she worried about her personal letters (in which she detailed her concern over Germany's future under her son) falling into the hands of the Emperor, she requested that the letters were brought back to Great Britain in a cloak-and-dagger operation by her godson Frederick Ponsonby, the private secretary of her brother King Edward VII, who was making his final visit to his terminally ill sister in Kronberg on 23 February 1901.
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  • FORTIES
  • 1890
    Age 49
    In fact, Victoria was completely secluded from public life by William II. With the death of her mother-in-law, the Empress Dowager Augusta in 1890, Victoria had hopes to succeed her as patron of the German Red Cross and the Vaterländischer Frauenverein (Association of Patriotic Women).
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  • 1889
    Age 48
    In October 1889, Princess Sophia, Victoria's penultimate daughter, married the future King Constantine I of Greece, leaving the maternal residence. The following year, Princess Viktoria, after the sad ending of her hopes to wed the ruler of Bulgaria, in the end married Prince Adolf of Schaumburg-Lippe, the future regent of the Principality of Lippe. Finally, in 1893, Princess Margaret married Prince Frederick Charles of Hesse, who in 1918 was elected to the throne of the ephemeral Kingdom of Finland.
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  • 1887
    Age 46
    Frederick and Victoria went to San Remo in September 1887, causing outrage in Berlin because, despite the continued deterioration in the Emperor's health, the couple didn't return to the capital.
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    With the agreement of his physicians, Frederick went with his wife to Great Britain for the Golden Jubilee of Queen Victoria in June 1887.
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  • 1881
    Age 40
    The Crown Princess, however, was not so lucky with the marriage plans for her daughter Viktoria. In 1881 she fell in love with Prince Alexander I of Bulgaria and her mother tried to obtain permission from the Emperor for the engagement.
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  • THIRTIES
  • 1878
    Age 37
    As her children became adults, Victoria began to seek suitors for them. In 1878, Charlotte married her second cousin Bernhard, Hereditary Prince of Saxe-Meiningen, a fact that delighted the Berlin court.
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  • TWENTIES
  • 1866
    Age 25
    An art lover, Victoria appreciated and practiced painting, receiving classes from Anton von Werner and Heinrich von Angeli. She also supported education and was a member of the association founded by Wilhelm Adolf Lette in 1866, whose objective was to improve women's education.
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  • 1862
    Age 21
    The trip that the couple made in the Mediterranean in October 1862 aboard Queen Victoria's yacht served as a pretext for conservatives to accuse Frederick to abandon his father in a time of great political tension.
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  • TEENAGE
  • 1860
    Age 19
    Fortunately for the princess, the birth of her second child, Princess Charlotte on 24 July 1860, took place without difficulty.
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  • 1859
    Age 18
    A little over a year after her marriage, on 27 January 1859 Victoria gave birth to her first child, the future German Emperor William II; however this first delivery was extremely complicated.
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  • 1858
    Age 17
    The wedding of Victoria and Frederick therefore took place at the Chapel Royal of St. James's Palace in London, on 25 January 1858.
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  • 1856
    Age 15
    Once this condition was accepted, the engagement of Victoria and Frederick was publicly announced on 17 May 1856.
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  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1851
    Age 10
    Nevertheless, from the first dinner with the prince, it was clear to Queen Victoria and her husband the mutual sympathy of the two young people which began in 1851 was still vivid.
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  • 1841
    Age 0
    She was baptised in the Throne Room of Buckingham Palace on 10 February 1841 (on her parents' first wedding anniversary) by the Archbishop of Canterbury, William Howley.
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    In addition she was heiress presumptive to the throne of the United Kingdom before the birth of her younger brother Prince Albert (later Edward VII) on 9 November 1841.
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    As a daughter of the sovereign, Victoria was automatically a British princess with the style Her Royal Highness, styled HRH The Princess Victoria. On 19 January 1841, the Queen created Victoria Princess Royal, giving her an honorary title sometimes conferred on the eldest daughter of the sovereign.
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  • 1840
    Born
    Princess Victoria was born on 21 November 1840 at Buckingham Palace, London.
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