1849

  Rulers: • James Knox Polk, 11th President of the United States (1845-1849) • Zachary Taylor, 12th President of the United States (1849-1850) • Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom (1837-1901) Events: • Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen established in Rotterdam. Births: • Bonnier-Ortolan, Elzéar (1849-1916) • Laurent, Méry (1849-1900) • Renoir, Edmond-Victor (1849-1944) • Waterhouse,…

1847

  Rulers: • James Knox Polk, 11th President of the United States (1845-1849) • Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom (1837-1901) Births: • Monet, Camille (1847-1879) Art: • Corot, Camille (1796-1875): Monte Pincio, Rome (1840-1850) • Courbet, Gustave (1819-1877): Portrait de Zélie Courbet (1847)  

1846

  Rulers: • James Knox Polk, 11th President of the United States (1845-1849) • Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom (1837-1901) Events: • Staatliche Kunsthalle opened in Karlsruhe. Births: • Charpentier, Georges (1846-1905) • Claus, Fanny (1846-1877) Literature: • Dickens, Charles (1812-1870): Pictures from Italy (1846) • Dickens, Charles (1812-1870): The Battle of Life…

1845

  Rulers: • John Tyler, 10th President of the United States (1841-1845) • James Knox Polk, 11th President of the United States (1845-1849) • Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom (1837-1901) Events: • Musée des Beaux-Arts de Limoges established in Limoges. Literature: • Dickens, Charles (1812-1870): The Cricket on the Hearth (1845) • Poe,…

1843

  Rulers: • John Tyler, 10th President of the United States (1841-1845) • Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom (1837-1901) Events: • Charenton-Saint-Maurice (France) officially changes its name to Saint-Maurice, Val-de-Marne. Births: • James, Henry (1843-1916) • McKinley, William (1843-1901) • Pérez Galdós, Benito (1843-1920) Literature: • Dickens, Charles (1812-1870): A Christmas Carol (1843)…

1842

  Rulers: • John Tyler, 10th President of the United States (1841-1845) • Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom (1837-1901) Events: • Nationalgalleriet established in Oslo. Births: • Mallarmé, Stéphane (1842-1898) Deaths: • Stendhal (1783-1842) Literature: • Dickens, Charles (1812-1870): American Notes (1842) Art: • Corot, Camille (1796-1875): Monte Pincio, Rome (1840-1850) • Courbet, Gustave (1819-1877): Courbet au…

Miguel de Unamuno

(1864–1936) Miguel de Unamuno y Jugo Works: • Abel Sánchez (1917) • Amor y Pedagogía (1902) • Del sentimiento trágico de la vida (1913) ◊ Tragic Sense Of Life (English) • La Tía Tula (1921) • La voz de la…

1838

  Rulers: • Martin Van Buren, 8th President of the United States (1837-1841) • Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom (1837-1901) Births: • Laurens, Marie-Octavie-Stéphanie (1838-1920) • Prins, Pierre-Ernest (1838-1913) Literature: • Dickens, Charles (1812-1870): Mudfog and Other Sketches (1837-1838) • Dickens, Charles (1812-1870): Nicholas Nickleby (1838-1839) • Dickens, Charles (1812-1870): Oliver Twist (1837-1839)…

1837

  Rulers: • Andrew Jackson, 7th President of the United States (1829-1837) • Martin Van Buren, 8th President of the United States (1837-1841) • Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom (1837-1901) Events: • Gare Saint-Lazare opened in Paris. • Museo de Bellas Artes de Valencia founded in Valencia. Births: • Cleveland, Grover (1837-1908) • Elisabeth,…

1901

  Rulers: • William McKinley, 25th President of the United States (1897-1901) • Theodore Roosevelt, 26th President of the United States (1901-1909) • Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom (1837-1901) • Victoria, Empress of India (1876-1901) • Edward VII, King of the United Kingdom (1901-1910) • Edward VII, Emperor of India (1901-1910) Events: • Kelvingrove Art Gallery…

1819

  Rulers: • James Monroe, 5th President of the United States (1817-1825) Events: • Museo del Prado established in Madrid. Births: • Courbet, Gustave (1819-1877) • Offenbach, Jacques (1819-1880) • Van Gogh, Anna Cornelia (1819-1907) • Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom (1819-1901) Deaths: • Charles IV, King of Spain (1748-1819) • María Luisa de Parma, Queen consort…

Victoria (United Kingdom)

(1819–1901) Queen of the United Kingdom (1837–1901) Empress of India (1876–1901)   Queen Victoria in Art: Abercromby, Julia (1840-1915) Queen Victoria (after Heinrich von Angeli) 1883 Watercolour, 145.7 x 97.8 cm National Portrait Gallery, London     See also: • British Monarchs | Monarchs |  United Kingdom