logo

Channel List
Beauty & Self
Books & Music
Career
Computers
Education
Family
Food & Wine
Health & Fitness
Hobbies & Crafts
Home & Garden
Money
News & Politics
Relationships
Religion & Spirituality
Sports
Travel & Culture
TV & Movies
Safety
We take forum safety very seriously here at BellaOnline. Please be sure to read through our Forum Guidelines. Let us know if you have any questions or comments!
Newest Members
Alyssa Price, Nikol, Dr.V.M.Palaniappan, Ph.D., OHNSENT, Neemah
58162 Registered Users
Forum Stats
58,162 Registered Members
417 Forums
117,969 Topics
838,700 Posts

Most users ever online: 615 @ 04/22/15 10:11 AM
Top Posters (30 Days)
Nancy Roussy 185
Mona - Astronomy 101
Connie - ADD/Sandwiches 89
Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames 45
Susan - Meditation Editor 28
"Rosie" 27
Angie 26
Lestie4containergardens 25
Korie - California/Yoga/Knitting Editor 20
mary-tea1 12
Ad Income Supports Charity
Topic Options
#792216 - 11/10/12 12:12 PM Queen Victoria
Asha - Dreams Editor Offline
BellaOnline Editor
Chipmunk

Registered: 05/03/10
Posts: 1218
Loc: England
Queen Victoria was Britain�s longest reigning monarch, ruling from 1837-1901. She gave her name to the people of her era � the Victorians.

Queen Victoria
_________________________
Asha Sahni
Dreams Editor


Top
#792292 - 11/11/12 07:46 AM Re: Queen Victoria [Re: Asha - Dreams Editor]
Francine - German Culture Offline
BellaOnline Editor
Chipmunk

Registered: 09/01/08
Posts: 1294
Loc: Germany/France

An interesting article Asha, Victoria really was a pocket dynamo one way or another wasn't she? Even more especially for the times. Albert and Victoria certainly did a lot that was positive, appeared to be a great team during their years together, but their descendants have turned out to be quite a mixed bunch.

Their grandson Germany's Kaiser "Bill" probably being the most notorious, he was no friend of democracy and of course partly responsible for the First World War.

Am not a royalist particularly, however think the present Queen does Victoria proud, obviously inherited a mixture of "good", if somewhat diluted by now, genes from her and Albert.

_________________________
Francine McKenna-Klein - German Culture Editor

German Culture Site - German Culture Facebook

Avatar: HOHENZOLLERNBRUECKE Cologne with CATHEDRAL and LUDWIG MUSEUM. The Bridge a symbol of how Germany was rebuilt after WWII, it was left in ruins, the Cathedral with roots in the 13th century represents the country's history, Museum of Modern Art the present day.


Top


Want to reply? Register as a Forum Member - it's quick, free and fun!
Brand New Posts
2017 - the year to look up at the sky!
by Mona - Astronomy
Astronomy
09:08 PM
Whitefly Infestation
by Anu D - Orchids
Orchids
07:46 PM
What will you do today?
by Nancy Roussy
Inspiration
07:42 PM
Lisa's Daily 10pm EST / 8pm MST Meditation
by Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames
Meditation
03:07 PM
Passively listening to a lecture
by Connie - ADD/Sandwiches
Reading
01:37 PM
Lent as a Living Practice Meditation
by Connie - ADD/Sandwiches
Meditation
01:15 PM
Warren Beatty/Faye Dunaway Will Present at Oscars
by Angela - Drama Movies
Drama Movies
12:03 PM
What is your Dream Job?
by Nancy Roussy
Business Coach
11:50 AM
Space Missions - Quiz *new article*
by Mona - Astronomy
Astronomy
11:06 AM
What Yoga did you Do Today?
by Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames
Yoga
10:34 AM
Register to Post!
Want to post? For security reasons you need to Register as a Forum Member. It's quick, easy and free!
Forum Activities
Book Clubs
Trivia Contests
Who's Online
1 registered (Farjana_Environment_Ed), 62 Guests and 5 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Ad Income Supports Charity



| About BellaOnline | Privacy Policy | Advertising | Become an Editor |
Website copyright © 2016 Minerva WebWorks LLC. All rights reserved.