Reigned for 63 years and helped lead into the Victorian era. In addition, she was the queen of the UK and of Great Britain and Ireland.
world war 1
July 28 1914 - November 11 1918
triggered by the assassination or Ferdinand. The conflict was Germany, Austria-Hungary, Bulgaria and the Ottoman Empire fought against Great Britain, France, Russia, Italy, Romania, Japan and the United States.
UK agrees to the foundation of the Irish Free State. Northern Ireland remains part of the UK.
A European financial crisis(failure of certain banks) threatened UK's financial system.This lead to higher rates of unemployment and widespread poverty.
World War 2
September 1, 1939 - September 2, 1945
The political takeover of Germany and Nazi party and Italian fascism helped cause World War 2. Majority of countries were divided into different military alliances which were the Allies and the Axis.
Winston Churchill's Election
1940 - 1945
Represented five constituencies and and served under 13 prime ministers.
Creation of the Republic of Ireland
Occupies 26 of 32 counties of the island of Ireland and was declared a republic following the Republic of Ireland Act.
Margaret Thatcher's election
1979 - 1990
Defeated Heath in the Conservative Party leadership election. She was also the first woman to lead a major political party in the UK.
Creation of the Scottish Parliament
unicameral legislature of Scotland and make laws on devolved matters.
Creation of the Welsh Assembly
This is the devolved parliament of Wales and has the authority to make legislation and tax.