YMMV: Queen Vicky

  • "Funny Aneurysm" Moment: In an 1841 exchange of letters, Victoria and her uncle Leopold of Belgium both agreed that Belgium should become part of a united Germany, and criticised the Prussians for being hostile to the idea. Seventy-three years later, British troops would be dying in the trenches of World War One to stop Prussian-led Germany conquering Belgium.