“Grandmother of Europe”. How Queen Victoria Survived Four Competitors

On 20 June 1837, 18-year-oldQueen Victoria, who reigned for 63 years, ascended the British throne. Only her great-great-granddaughter, 96-year-old Elizabeth II, who recently celebrated her 70th anniversary of reign, was able to break this record. And here is another record of her great-grandmother Victoria — 9 children & 42 grandchildren — Elizabeth was beyond her strength. Victoria was fifth in line to the throne, but moved rapidly

Horrible Histories – Work, Terrible Work lyrics

In good old Queen Victoria’s day Industrial revolution Bosses said ‘Please, we need more employees’ We needed a solution Who will climb our chimneys? Who will power our grids? Victorian families to desperately poor They’ll let us employ their kids for Work, terible work From very young ages Up chimneys to clean Paid pitiful wages

Horrible Histories – Kings And Queens (Ruthless Rulers) Song lyrics

[Verse 1] I’m William the Conqueror My enemies stood no chance They call me the first English king Although I come from France [Verse 2] 1066, the Doomsday book I gave to history So fat on death my body burst But enough about me [Verse 3] To help remember all your kings I’ve come up

Cats Musical – Old Deuteronomy lyrics

[Chorus] CAST: Well of all things can it be really Yes, no, ho, hi, oh my eye! My mind may be wondering but I confess I believe it is Old Deuteronomy [Verse 1] MUNKUSTRAP: Old Deuteronomy’s lived a long time He’s a cat who has lived many lives in succession He was famous in Proverb