A Victorian Prince

Prince Albert Victor, Duke of Clarence and Avondale (8th January 1864 – 14th January 1892). The eldest son of Albert Edward, Prince of Wales (later King Edward VII) and Queen Victoria’s grandson. Second in line to the throne during his life, he died of pneumonia nine years before Victoria’s death and eighteen years before the death of his father.

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2 thoughts on “A Victorian Prince

  1. Julia says:

    Wow, I think Prince William looks a lot like him, doesn’t he? Well, apart from the mustache and the Victorian-era haircut. 😉

    All Britain Great and Small

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