6 days ago · Places named after Queen Victoria (in red) This list is incomplete ; you can help by adding missing items with reliable sources . Many places which were once in the former British Empire were named after the British monarch who reigned over it for the greater part of its most dominant period, Queen Victoria .
Feb 25, 2021 · Christopher Cantwell, known as "The Crying Nazi," was convicted on a felony charge. The Keene, New Hampshire, man was sentenced to 41 months in prison.
5 days ago · Prince Philip's hospitalization is sure to leave the tribesmen of Tanna — where an estimated 700 people believe the royal, 99, is a "god" — grieving.
4 days ago · The head of state in the Overseas Territories is the British monarch, currently Queen Elizabeth II. The Queen's role in the territories is in her role as Queen of the United Kingdom, and not in right of each territory. The Queen appoints a representative in each territory to exercise her executive power.
4 days ago · RMS Queen Mary Queen Mary in Long Beach, California History Name: Queen Mary Namesake: Mary of Teck, consort of George V Owner: 1936–49: Cunard White Star 1949–67: Cunard Line 1967–present: City of Long Beach Port of registry: Liverpool Route: Southampton, New York, via Cherbourg (normal transatlantic voyage East and West bound) Ordered: 3 April 1929 Builder: John Brown and Company ...
3 days ago · Named after the ruling Queen of that period, Alexandrian Victoria, and lasting from 1837 (the year she was crowned Queen) to 1901 (the year she died), the Victorian era heralded many changes. Victoria's reign, at 63 years and 7 months, made her not only the longest living monarch by far but also the longest living queen in human history.
Feb 25, 2021 · Sophie, Countess of Wessex is sharing a rare look inside her home. Queen Elizabeth's daughter-in-law, 56, took part in a virtual event with the British Fashion Council on Wednesday to present the ...
5 days ago · In 1952, Britain’s King George VI, 56, died at Sandringham House in Norfolk, England; he was succeeded as monarch by his 25-year-old elder daughter, who became Queen Elizabeth II.
2 days ago · Almost a decade after dropping plans to introduce catapults and arrestor gear on one of the Queen Elizabeth-class aircraft carriers, the UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) is seeking to be appraised on ...
5 days ago · Various places and institutions in northern Nigeria bear Amina's name. One of these is a government secondary school named after her in Kaduna state, Queen Amina College. There are also female hostels called Queen Amina Hall in Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, and the University of Lagos.