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Victoria Principal Age

The Princess Beatrice was part of the British Royal Family. She was the fifth daughter and youngest child of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert. Beatrice has the distinction of being the last of Victoria's children to die. Beatrice's childhood coincided with Victoria's grief following the death of her husband, Albert. As Beatrice's elder sisters married and left, Victoria came to rely on the company of Beatrice, who was brought up to stay with her mother always, soon resigned herself to her…

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Queen Victoria painted by Franz Winterhalter, 1856. On 2 May she had the first sitting for the picture which was finished on the 10 May. She wrote in her journal that Winterhalter 'has done really a fine picture of me, & very like’. Originally the painting was hung above a door in the Principal Corridor at Buckingham Palace. She wears a magnificent brooch in which is set the famous Koh-i-noor Diamond. Royal Collection.

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Cannabis: Used to treat Queen Victoria’s menstrual cramps, morning sickness, & pain of childbirth. Sir John R Reynolds, her personal physician for 37 yrs, also used it to treat dysmenorrhea, migraine, neuralgia, epileptic convulsions, & senile insomnia. His 1890 scientific review of cannabis noted, "When pure & administered carefully, it is one of the most valuable medicines we possess." (J.R. Reynolds, "On the Therapeutical Uses and Toxic Effects of Cannabis Indica," Lancet 1 (1890)…

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Living Principal: Looking and Feeling Your Best at Every Age (Victoria Principal) | Used Books from Thrift Books