QUEEN VICTORIA RECEIVING THE NEWS OF HER ACCESSION TO THE THRONE, JUNE 20, 1837
From the picture by H. T. Wells, R.A., at Buckingham Palace picture
20. It's said it was Victoria who started the tradition of a bride wearing white. Before her wedding a woman would simply wear her best dress, no matter what colour it was.
21. We all know that Victoria in B.C. is named after her, but so is the capital of Saskatchewan - Regina, and Victoria Avenue in Brandon...Read here...