06/08/2022 · The monarchy of the United Kingdom, commonly referred to as the British monarchy, is the constitutional form of government by which a hereditary sovereign reigns as the head of state of the United Kingdom, the Crown Dependencies (the Bailiwick of Guernsey, the Bailiwick of Jersey and the Isle of Man) and the British Overseas Territories.
03/08/2022 · It was established by the Acts of Union 1800, which merged the Kingdom of Great Britain and the Kingdom of Ireland into a unified state. The establishment of the Irish Free State in 1922 led to the remainder later being renamed the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland in 1927.
06/08/2022 · He was Prince of Wales and heir apparent to the British throne for almost 60 years. During the long reign of his mother, he was largely excluded from political influence and came to personify the fashionable, leisured elite. He travelled throughout Britain performing ceremonial public duties and represented Britain on visits abroad.
05/08/2022 · navigation Jump search The children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren Queen Victoria and Prince Albert Queen Victoria with her nine children, six their spouses, and grandchildren. Her Majesty Queen Victoria and the...
05/08/2022 · Victoria was depicted on both coins and gems alighting a globe. This image is thought to be based on a statue of the goddess erected in the Curia Julia by Octavian in the year 29 BC. As Victoria was used to symbolise victory, she was often depicted holding or bearing objects associated with victory, such as the laurel wreath and/or palm branch.
05/08/2022 · Premier of Victoria: Appointer: Monarch of Australia on the advice of the Premier: Term length: At Her Majesty's pleasure (usually 5 years by convention) Formation: 22 May 1855: First holder: Sir Charles Hotham: Deputy: Lieutenant-Governor of Victoria: Website: governor.vic.gov.au