She popularised the tradition of the Christmas tree. (5/20)

List item

Many, I’m sure, know that the Christmas tree has its origins in Germany – but did you know that it was Albert who introduced it to the UK in 1848, and that he and Victoria would decorate their tree themselves every year? Furthermore, an image was published in the newspapers of Victoria and her husband standing by their decorated Christmas tree, and the tradition caught on like a wildfire across the country.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *



In fact, she loved him so much that she even proposed to him! (4/20)

The Grandmother of Europe (6/20)