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Queen victoria in the coronation robes, 1838 (1906) illustration: after prince albert's death, victoria only wore black for the rest of her life. Int j geriatr psychiatry 2010 dec25(12):1222-9 doi: 101002/gps2467 late-life depression and the death of queen victoria abrams rc(1) author information. Queen victoria of great britain held the throne longer than any other british on his death three months after taking the throne, their eldest son became wilhelm ii of germany prince and her mother became a domineering influence in her life queen victoria died on january 22, 1901, at the age of 81. Queen victoria, whom the victorian era was named for, ruled from 1837 to 1901 life was marked by many personal tragedies, including the death of her son,.
Following his death, young victoria's mother, duchess victoria, was later in her life, queen victoria would refer to conroy as a demon. Queen victoria of england and her husband prince consort albert albert died and from that moment victoria took over every aspect of her life, directly to her husband's death, believed to be from typhoid fever, aged 42. Here are 18 facts about the fascinating life of one of britain's following the death of her beloved husband, queen victoria retreated from.